Lamps

General Information

Lamps act as checkpoints in the world of Yharnam once they are lit. You may use them to travel back to Hunter's Dream. Unlike previous Dark Souls games, you can't rest at them to regain health, you have to travel back to Hunter's Dream to do that.

List of Lamps

Yharnam Headstone

Lamp Name Location Name Notes
1st Floor Sickroom Iosefka's Clinic can send NPCs here
Central Yharnam Central Yharnam
Great Bridge Central Yharnam appears after defeating Cleric Beast.
Tomb of Oedon Central Yharnam appears after defeating Father Gascoigne. Can become temporarily unavailable1.
Cathedral Ward Cathedral Ward Lamp is located in Oedon Chapel, a small haven for certain NPCs.
Grand Cathedral Cathedral Ward Appears after defeating Vicar Amelia. Can become temporarily unavailable2.
Upper Cathedral Ward Upper Cathedral Ward opens with Upper Cathedral Key found in Yahar'gul, Unseen Village.
Lumenflower Gardens Upper Cathedral Ward appears after defeating Celestial Emissary.
Altar of Despair Upper Cathedral Ward appears after defeating Ebrietas, Daughter of the Cosmos.
Old Yharnam Old Yharnam
Church of the Good Chalice Old Yharnam appears after defeating Blood-Starved Beast.
Graveyard of the Darkbeast Old Yharnam appears after defeating Darkbeast Paarl. Must be accessed from Yahar'gul, Unseen Village.

Frontier Headstone

Lamp Name Location Name Notes Nearby Locations
Hemwick Charnel Lane Hemwick Charnel Lane Cathedral Ward, Forsaken Cainhurst Castle
Witch's Abode Hemwick Charnel Lane appears after defeating The Witch of Hemwick
Forbidden Woods Forbidden Woods opens after touching scull in Grand Cathedral Central Yharnam, Cathedral Ward
Forbidden Grave Forbidden Woods appears after defeating Shadow of Yharnam Byrgenwerth
Byrgenwerth Byrgenwerth Forbidden Woods
Moonside Lake Byrgenwerth appears after defeating Rom, the Vacuous Spider Yahar'gul, Unseen Village

Unseen Headstone

Lamp Name Location Name Notes Nearby Locations
Yahar'gul, Unseen Village Yahar'gul, Unseen Village Cathedral Ward, Old Yharnam, Byrgenwerth
Yahar'gul Chapel Yahar'gul, Unseen Village
Advent Plaza Yahar'gul, Unseen Village Appears after defeating The One Reborn Lecture Building
Hypogean Gaol Yahar'gul, Unseen Village Missable. Location can be accessed if killed by a Snatcher before defeating Rom, the Vacuous Spider. Becomes permanently unavailable3.
Forsaken Castle Cainhurst Forsaken Cainhurst Castle Requires a Cainhurst Summons. Hemwick Charnel Lane
Logarius' Seat Forsaken Cainhurst Castle appears after defeating Martyr Logarius
Vileblood Queen's Chamber Forsaken Cainhurst Castle Cainhurst Vilebloods covenant location
Abandoned Old Workshop Abandoned Old Workshop accessed by secret door in Healing Church Workshop Healing Church Workshop

Nightmare Headstone

Lamp Name Location Name Notes Nearby Locations
Lecture Building Lecture Building can be teleported here by Amygdala from Cathedral Ward if held Tonsil Stone; can't get to Lecture Building 2nd Floor from here Nightmare Frontier, Cathedral Ward
Lecture Building 2nd Floor Lecture Building In the same room in which you teleport from Yahar'gul, Unseen Village after inspecting a mummified corpse. Nightmare of Mensis, Yahar'gul, Unseen Village
Nightmare Frontier Nightmare Frontier can get here from Lecture Building, but can't go back Lecture Building
Amygdala's Chamber Nightmare Frontier appears after defeating Amygdala
Nightmare of Mensis Nightmare of Mensis can get here from Lecture Building 2nd Floor, but can't go back Lecture Building
Mergo's Loft: Base Nightmare of Mensis
Mergo's Loft: Middle Nightmare of Mensis appears after defeating Micolash, Host of the Nightmare
Wet Nurse's Lunarium Nightmare of Mensis appears after defeating Mergo's Wet Nurse

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