Montmartre cemetery

Montmartre cemetery is the third largest necropolis in Paris, after Père Lachaise Cemetery and Montparnasse Cemetery.

I can learn history from visiting cemetery, at the same time have a good walk.

Montmartre cemetery has quite some up and down, some tombs are even under a 1888 metallic bridge. This photo below is from Un Jour de Plus à Paris.

cimetiere-montmartre
montmartre cemetery and the metallic bridge (photo from unjourdeplusaparis.com)
montmartre cemetery
montmartre cemetery
tome of Sacha Guitry
Sacha Guitry 1885-1957, born Saint Petersburg, died Paris, Actor, Writer, Film director
Alexandre Dumas fils
Alexandre Dumas fils, 1824-1895, Writer
jeanne moreau
Jeanne Moreau, Actress

This is the most visited grave in Montmartre cemetery, the Egyptian-born singer/actress Dalida.

dalida
Dalida 1933-1987

June 2018.

Cemetery

Cemetery isn’t necessary a sad place.

Le Génie du sommeil éternel
Le Génie du sommeil éternel
Jean Paul Sartre
Jean Paul Sartre & Simone de Beauvoir
Cesar
Cesar
Larousse
Larousse

The Montparnasse cemetery, Paris.

Summer 2017.