This quiet cemetery is the final resting place of many French celebrities. A map to the left of the main gateway will direct you to the gravesite of its most famous couple, Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre. Others resting here include Samuel Beckett, Guy de Maupassant, Pierre Larousse (famous for his dictionary), Capt. Alfred Dreyfus, auto tycoon André Citroën, sculptors Ossip Zadkine and Constantin Brancusi, actress Jean Seberg, composer Camille Saint-Saëns, photographer Man Ray, poet Charles Baudelaire, and American intellectual and activist Susan Sontag, who was interred here in 2005.
Cimetière du Montparnasse
3 bd. Edgar-Quinet, 14th arrond.
Our Rating Neighborhood Montparnasse (14th & 15th Arrondissements) Hours Mon–Fri 8am–6pm; Sat 8:30am–6pm; Sun 9am–6pm Transportation Métro: Edgar-Quinet Phone 01-44-10-86-50 Web site Cimetière du Montparnasse
Map3 bd. Edgar-Quinet, 14th arrond. Paris
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