The General Cemetery

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The General Cemetery was inaugurated in 1811 by the Bernardo O’Higgins, the famous war hero.  Inside the cemetery rest the remains of late heads of state, including Salvador Allende, Arturo Alessandri, and Eduardo Frei Montalva.  Inside, there is also a memorial to victims of the military dictatorship. 

Web: Cementerio General. .
Photo: courtesy of Consejo de Monumentos Nacionales.

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