La Cité des Morts City of the dead. In the 1800’s, with burial ground in the city being scarce, the city began constructing underground galleries to house the dead. This is one of many. Share this:FacebookGooglePinterestMoreTumblrLinkedInEmailPrintTwitterLike this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.