Panama City Sights

Advertisement

Cementerio Francés (French Cemetery)

Cementerio Francés (French Cemetery) Review

The pastoral Cementerio Francés sits on the left side of the road just before Summit and serves as a testament to the human toll once taken by grand construction projects. Hundreds of crosses line a hill in this pretty cemetery and mark the resting place of a fraction of the 20,000 workers who died during France's brief attempt to construct a canal across the isthmus.

Updated: 08-12-2012

Fodorite Reviews

Be the first to review this property

Advertisement

Travel Deals
Forums