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The cemetery of Montparnasse, which opened in 1824, with an area of 19 hectares, is the second largest cemetery in Paris after the cemetery of "Père Lachaise".

Wooded, the cemetery occupies the site of three old farms, which remains classified a tour of one of the many flour mills.

Among the famous works of art include "The Kiss" sculptor Constantin Brancusi (1876-1957). The visitor discovers the graves of famous men and women: Charles Baudelaire, Guy de Maupassant, Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Charles Garnier.

A haven of peace in the heart of one of the liveliest areas of Paris.



Montparnasse Cemetery is accessible to people with reduced mobility.

To see all the photos from the monument, click on the link

Montparnasse Cemetery, Paris

Montparnasse Cemetery, Paris

Tag(s) : #Monuments, #Walks