10/27/2010 07:58 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

27 Historic Cemeteries (PHOTOS)

Equal parts solemn and spooky, moving and intriguing, cemeteries are worth a visit the world over.

Just in time for Halloween, we have selected fifteen cemeteries worldwide where important historic and cultural figures are memorialized.

From Los Angeles to Buenos Aires, these noteworthy cemeteries make it possible to pay your respects in person.

Did we skip a cemetery that you think should be on the list? Let us know!

15 Historic Cemeteries