Among its resting residents are famous composers, writers, artists, actors, singers, dancers and even the immortal 12th-century lovers Abélard and Héloïse. One of the most popular graves is that of rock star Jim Morrison of the Doors, who died in an apartment on rue Beautreillis in the Marais in 1971. Others include Oscar Wilde, Maria Callas, Chopin, Marcel Proust, Modigliani, Edith Piaf, Gertrude Stein and Georges Haussmann - the man who laid out Paris's boulevards.
Wonderful guide. Very informative . Great place to spen my 60th birthday (:
The tour was very entertaining. The guide was friendly and knowledgeable, and had lots of intriguing stories to tell about the different people in the different graves. I highly recommend this tour.
Loved this tour-our guide was fantastic and knowledgeable.