Tag Archives: Protestant Cemetery

What cemeteries have you visited on vacation?

I’m the sort of person who arranges her vacations around cemeteries I haven’t visited yet.  Do you also go out of your way to see a new graveyard? I tried to limit this poll to the most likely tourist destination … Continue reading

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Beautiful if Muddled Collection of Cemetery Photos

Beautiful Death: The Art of the Cemetery by David Robinson My rating: 3 of 5 stars This odd book is put together backwards. Rather than open with Robinson’s explanation of what he was doing taking these photographs (and his rambling … Continue reading

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A lovely old guide to the Protestant Cemetery

The Protestant Cemetery in Rome: A Guide for Visitors by Johan Beck-Friis My rating: 5 of 5 stars I found this wonderful little book on eBay, so I have no idea how easy it might be to come by. All … Continue reading

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An Antipasto of Italian Graveyards

Permanent Italians: An Illustrated Guide to the Cemeteries of Italy by Judi Culbertson My rating: 4 of 5 stars Another of Culbertson and Randall’s cemetery guides, Permanent Italians spans Rome, Florence, and Venice, with quick trips to Naples, Padua, and … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #8: The Protestant Cemetery of Rome

Il Cimitero Acattolico di Roma called the Protestant Cemetery of Rome Via Caio Cestio, 6 00153 Rome, Italy Telephone + 39 06 574 1900 Email: mail@cemeteryrome.it Established: 1738 Size: 5 acres Number of Interments: 2500 – 4000 graves Open: Monday-Saturday: … Continue reading

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