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13 Dark Secrets Of Famous Places Around the World

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Now, we’re not saying that there’s a hidden secret, in every corner, but wouldn’t you be glad if there were? Kidding aside, there’s a lot that history books don’t tell us about famous landmarks throughout history. And, while these secrets aren’t exactly TOO BIG for you to care, some are actually quite dark that they’re interesting. Why historians keep them as a secret? We don’t exactly know. It may be for a valid reason, or it may not be. What we do know, though, is that some of these famous places carry some of the creepiest, deepest and darkest secrets.

1. Capuchin Catacombs of Palermo


The Capuchin monks believed that getting entombed and hung on these walls was a privilege and/or honor. Many known citizens of the town would ask to have themselves preserved in certain clothing. Some even requested to have their clothes changed regularly to keep up with modern times, long after their deaths.