Saint-Vincent Cemetery

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Saint-Vincent Cemetery (Fr:Cimetière Saint-Vincent) is a cemetery in the 18th arrondissement of Paris.

History

Saint-Vincent Cemetery was opened on January 5, 1831. It was Montmartre's second cemetery, built after the Cimetière du Calvaire had been filled.

Notable interments

  • Marcel Aymé (1902-1967), writer
  • Harry Baur (1880-1943), actor
  • Eugène Boudin (1824-1898) painter
  • Marcel Carné (1906-1996), film director
  • Jules Chéret (1836-1932), master poster designer
  • Jean-François Delmas (1861-1933), opera singer
  • Roland Dorgeles (1885-1973), writer
  • Arthur Honegger (1892-1955), composer
  • Désiré-Émile Inghelbrecht (1880-1965), composer and orchestra leader
  • Gen Paul (1895-1975), painter
  • Paul Sédir (Yvon Le Loup), (1871-1926), writer, philosopher
  • Théophile Steinlen (1859-1923) painter
  • Maurice Utrillo (1883-1955), painter
  • Andrée Vaurabourg (1894 - 1980), French pianist and teacher

Location

Saint-Vincent Cemetery is located in rue Lucien-Gaulard in the Montmartre Quarter of Paris, France. It is a short walk from the Montmartre Cemetery and near the Sacré-Cœur. The Lapin Agile is located behind the wall, behind the grave of Maurice Utrillo.

Public transport

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The cemetery is a short walk from the Lamarck – Caulaincourt métro station and is serviced by line 12. The nearest railway stations are Gare du Nord and Gare de Pont-Cardinet.

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The cemetery is also served by bus line 80.


There is a Vélib' station at Rue du Coulaincourt (18017).

Gallery

External links

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