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Monday, May 28, 2018

Montmartre Cemetery in Paris, France
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France Paris

The Montmartre Cemetery, located in the 18th arrondissement of Paris, France, is the third largest necropolis in the city.

The cemetery was opened in 1825 as a burial ground for all religious backgrounds. It is estimated that there are around 20,000 graves. The cemetery covers an area of about 11 hectares (27 acres).

This popular tourist destination – Montmartre Cemetery – is the final resting place of many famous people: Stendal (writer in the realist style; 1783–1842), Hector Berlioz (composer; 1803–1869), Alexandre Dumas, fils (novelist, playwright; 1824–1895), Edgar Degas (Impressionist painter, sculptor; 1834–1917). Dalida (singer and actress, singing diva; 1933–1987).


1 comment

  1. This place is so historical places. This place is famous place around In Paris. I heard this name many time but never going to there. After I read your post I am so many interested to go there. Now I want some information about Paris.