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map of montparnasse cemetery

The most searched-for burial places

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Area: 18.72 ha (46.2 acres) - Creation: 1824

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Rich in ancient and modern

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works of art, the «Southern ENTRANCE
Pedestrians

cemetery» is home to the RER Denfert-Rochereau Pedestrians, vehicles

illustrious dead from the 1 GATE 5
world of arts and letters, 81
71 18
among its 42 000 burial GATE 4

places. It is a very large 10
100
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green area (1 200 trees: 88
78
TOUR DU
MOULIN
TOWER 63 55
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sophoras, maples, limes
MILL
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70
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etc.). 98 76
87 44
56 16 101
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Not to be sold - Edition of March 2014
Water point 38 61 83 94 95
In frosty weather, all the water points are
40 C 69
turned off.
8241 66 102 64
WC 25 8050 39 GÉNIE DU 74 2 33 30
99 32
SOMMEIL ETERNEL
97 A

Do not drop litter
BAUDELAIRE CENOTAPH SPIRIT OF
ETERNEL SLEEP
45 13
B 43 8 47 65
Metro
D 9 42
Reception and information point
3 92 60 54
73 58 JARDIN FUNÉRAIRE
51 19
MEMORIAL GARDEN
59
Memorial monument of the war of
96 15 75 23 17 36 49
1870
A Monument to the Republican Guard
Monument to fire fighters
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46
B Monument to the police prefecture 85
C Passive defence
79 48
D “Mur des fédérés” (Communards’Wall)
21 84
4 5
72 GATE 3 57 89 52
LE CHAT – THE CAT
(Nicky de St Phalle)
CEMETERY OPENING TIMES:
29 90
GATE 2 24 37 14 12 53
ENTRANCE Pedestrians, vehicles

From 6th November to 15th March 62 Former Israeli enclosure
from Monday to Friday: 8h to 17h30 26
Saturday: 8h 30 to 17h30 7
Sundays and bank holidays: 9h to 17h30 31
L’OISEAU – THE BIRD
(Nicky de St Phalle)
11 93
From 16 March to 5 November
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LE BAISER – THE KISS 91 35
from Monday to Friday: 8h to 18h
(Brancusi) ADMINISTRATION
OFFICE
67
Saturday: 8h 30 to 18h
Sundays and bank holidays: 9h to 18h Raspail 34 6 86
There are no more admissions to the site 68
MAIN ENTRANCE Montparnasse
a quarter of an hour before closing time. Pedestrians, vehicles
The administration office is open from Monday
Edgar-Quinet
to Friday, 8h30 to 12h30 and from 14h to 17h. Vavin

18) 65 NOIRET Philippe (1930-2006) (Div.1) philosopher.18) 52 LANGLOIS Henri (1914-1977) (Div. philosopher 8 BECKETT Samuel (1906-1989) (Div.15) 58 LITTRÉ Émile (1801-1881) (Div.2) 43 HESSEL Stéphane (1917-2013) (Div.5) 54 LAURENS Henri (1885-1954) (Div.8) 87 SAUTET Claude (1924-2000) (Div.11) photographer diplomat.11) 68 PASCAL Jean-Claude (1927-1992) (Div.14) writer architect (Paris Opera) actor sister of Charity.6) and guillotined in 1822. playwright actor.8) Argentian writer writer movie maker accused of plotting against the monarchy 24 COUVE DE MURVILLE Maurice (1907-1999) (Div.15) 59 MAN RAY (1890-1976) (Div.15) bière sculptor politician executed for high treason and conspiracy against State security 28 DEMY Jacques (1931-1990) (Div.12) 96 VALLEJO César (1892-1938) (Div.26) 66 ORFILA Mathieu (1787-1853) (Div.4) 44 HOUDON Jean-Antoine (1741-1828) (Div.26) 48 JAURÉGUIBERRY Jean-Bernard (1815-1887) (Div.20) movie maker sociologist actor.28) writer. director 16 CARMET Jean (1920-1994) (Div.8) 30 DESNOS Robert (1900-1945) (Div. writer actor.18) 39 GAINSBOURG Serge (1928-1991) (Div.11) 99 WILDENSTEIN Family (Div. composer movie maker (La grande vadrouille) journalist 12 BOUDARD Alphonse (1925-2000) (Div.28) 79 ROHMER Éric (1920-2010) (Div. minister historian merchants and art collectors 21 CIORAN Émile (1911-1995) (Div.9) 100 WORMS DE ROMILLY Jacqueline (J. professor.4) 92 SONTAG Susan (1933-2004) (Div.3) 88 SCHWARTZENBERG Léon (1923-2003) (Div.10) Iranian politician poet lexicographer cancerologist (founder of the Institut Gustave Roussy) 3 BARTHOLDI Auguste (1834-1904) (Div.22) 95 TZARA Tristan (1896-1963) (Div.4) 89 SEBERG Jean (1938-1979) (Div.28) 50 JUSSIEU (de) Family (Div.13) and Mireille(1906-1996) writer and singer composer.26) aviator officer (Dreyfus Affair) professor at the Collège de France Mexican painter 5 BAUDELAIRE Charles (1821-1867) (Div.5) 63 METAYER Alexandre (1930-2004) (Div.7) 82 RUDE François (1784-1855) (Div.1) sculptor (statue of Liberty) Mexican president painter and photographer sculptor (Arc de Triomphe) 4 BASTIÉ Maryse (1898-1952) (Div. humorist (cofounder of Hara kiri) (1929-2005) admiral.7) 64 MOUNET-SULLY Jean (1841-1916) (Div.27) 71 PIALAT Maurice (1925-2003) (Div.10) 101 ZADKINE Ossip (1890-1967) (Div.9) For further information.8) actor sculptor inventor.1) Irish writer.26) 84 SAINT-SAËNS Camille (1835-1921) (Div.11) (or the ground staff at weekends and bank holidays).12) sculptor general of the Empire publisher Peruvian poet 18 CHABRIER Emmanuel (1841-1894) (Div.2) 37 FLAMMARION Henri (1910-1985) (Div.6) 76 QUINET Edgar (1803-1875) (Div.22) 85 SAINTE-BEUVE Charles (1804-1869) (Div. writer and resistant movie maker.28) 31 DIAZ Porfirio (1830-1915) (Div.28) composer.fr 25 CRÉMER Bruno (1929-2010) (Div.15) 70 PETLURA Simon (1879-1926) (Div.22) 35 DURKHEIM Émile (1858-1917) (Div.13) 49 JOELLE (1953-1982) (Div.8) industrialist.1 ARON Raymond (1905-1983) (Div.25) 38 FRANCK César (1822-1890) (Div.6) 32 DREYFUS Alfred (1859-1935) (Div. entrepreneur (The Pigeon lamp) writer.4) 97 VALLOTTON Félix (1865-1925) (Div.9) 94 TERZIEFF Laurent (1935-2010) (Div.20) 34 DURAS Marguerite (1914-1996) (Div.13) 102 4 SERGENTS DE LA ROCHELLE (Div. humorist writer.3) 51 KESSEL Joseph (1898-1979) (Div. philosopher and journalist sculptor 23 CORTAZAR Julio (1914-1984) (Div. hellenist and linguist (1913-2010) 22 CITROËN André (1878-1935) (Div. playwright and Nobel Prize 1969 sculptor tragedy actor movie maker 9 BELMONDO Paul (1898-1982) (Div. philosopher writer writer writer 7 BECKER Jacques (1906-1960) (Div.13) 80 ROTY Oscar (1846-1911) (Div.3) 83 RUELAS Julio (1870-1907) (Div. please respect the dead.1) 67 OURY Gérard (1919-2006) (Div. please observe silence and behave decently.2) 98 VERCORS (Jean Bruller) (1902-1991) (Div.6) 33 DUMONT D’URVILLE César (1790-1842) (Div.15) Romanian sculptor (The kiss) publisher Ukrainian president painter 15 BRASSAÏ Gyula (1899-1984) (Div. their families and others actor publisher visitors. 26 CRÉMIEUX Adolphe (1796-1880) (Div.1) 72 PIGEON Charles (1838-1915) (Div.15) 73 PLON Famille (Div.25) 91 SŒUR ROSALIE (1786-1856) (Div.24) 29 DESCHANEL Paul (1855-1922) (Div.15) 61 MAUPASSANT (de) Guy (1850-1893) (Div.7) 77 REGGIANI Serge (1922-2004) (Div.9) 46 IONESCO Eugène (1909-1994) (Div. protector of the poor 13 BOURDELLE Antoine (1861-1929) (Div.18) 42 HACHETTE Louis (1800-1864) (Div.14) founder of the Bon Marché singer.17) writer. David) (Div.paris.15) 41 GÉRARD François (1770-1837) (Div.29) publisher movie maker philosopher writer 20 CHORON Georges (dit « professeur ») (Div.3) 45 HULLIN Pierre (1758-1841) (Div. sociologist president of the Republic (1920) surgeon (Napoleonic armies) engraver (La Semeuse sur le Franc) 2 BAKHTIAR Chapour (1916-1991) (Div.21) 62 MENDÈS Catulle (1841-1909) (Div.1) 69 PÉGOUD Adolphe (1889-1915) (Div.13) poet explorer writer composer 6 BEAUVOIR (de) Simone (1908-1986) (Div.3) 47 IVENS Joris (1898-1989) (Div. actor academician.5) 90 SIEGEL Maurice (1919-1985) (Div. astronomer . do not hesitate to ask the personnel of the administration movie maker 56 LE VERRIER Urbain (1811-1877) (Div. organist doctor (pioneer in toxicology) American actress (À bout de souffle) 11 BOUCICAUT Aristide (1810-1877) (Div.26) 53 LAROUSSE Pierre (1817-1875) (Div. father of Dadaism 17 CESAR (Cesar Baldaccini) (1921-1998) (Div.10) Romanian philosopher singer in the group Il était une fois singer.2) sculptor painter aviator American writer 14 BRANCUSI Constantin (1876-1957) (Div.18) 40 GARNIER Charles (1825-1898) (Div. politician founder of the Cinémathèque française Cemetery regulations are displayed in the administration office and on www. author painter 19 CHAMPION Honoré (1846-1913) (Div.14) Inside the cemetery.7) politician sculptor vin vin 27 DALOU Jules (1838-1902) (Div.9) 86 SARTRE Jean-Paul (1905-1980) (Div.1) 78 REVEL Jean-François (1924-2006) (Div.14) 57 LISFRANC Jacques (1790-1848) (Div.11) 93 SOUTINE Chaïm (1893-1943) (Div.12) 36 ÉTEX Antoine (1808-1888) (Div.4) 55 LAVAL Pierre (1883-1945) (Div.12) 75 PROUDHON Pierre (1809-1865) (Div. engineer botanists writer.30) sculptor publisher actor cancerologist 10 BERL Emmanuel (1892-1976) (Div.6) 74 POIRET Jean (1926-1992) (Div. pianist writer.28) 60 MASPERO Gaston (1946-1916) (Div.3) 81 ROUSSY Gustave (1874-1948) (Div.