Cimetière des Rois

Orientation & Geography

Europe, Switzerland, Geneva

The Cimetière des Rois (French: Cemetery of Kings) or Cimetière de Plainpalais, is a cemetery in Geneva, Switzerland, where John Calvin, the Protestant reformer, Jorge Luis Borges, the Argentine author, Sérgio Vieira de Mello, the former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, and Jean Piaget, the noted child psychologist are buried. Humphry Davy, Alberto Ginastera, Griselidis Real and Alice Rivaz are also buried there.