Maritime Cemetery

Interesting
Nowhere is more melancholy than this cemetery, lit by the sparkling waters of the nearby Mediterranean. Peace and serenity reign in the final resting place of Paul Valéry (tomb of the Grassi, his mother's family) and Jean Vilar, two of Sète's favoured sons.

Useful information

Address : 

Rue Jean-Vilar, 34200 Sète

Phone:

+33 4 67 74 25 62

Opening hours

Jul-Sep: 8am-7pm; rest of year: 8am-6pm

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