Hemingway in Paris

A definitive guide to Ernest Hemingway’s Paris

Hemingway in Paris, a definitive guide to Ernest Hemingway’s Paris
Hemingway in Paris map

1. Hôtel Jacob et Angleterre (now called Hôtel d’Angleterre)

44 rue Jacob

Hôtel d’Angleterre (former Hôtel Jacob et Angleterre), 44 rue Jacob, 6th arr.

2. Café de la Paix

5 Place de l’Opéra

Café de la Paix, 5 Place de l’Opéra, 9th arr.

3. Le Pré aux Clercs

30 Rue Bonaparte

Le Pré aux Clercs, 30 Rue Bonaparte, 6th arr.

4. 1st apartment

74 rue de Cardinal Lemoine

74 rue de Cardinal Lemoine, 5th arr.

5. Café des Amateurs (now called Café Delmas)

2 Place de la Contrescarpe

Café Delmas (former Café des Amateurs) on the Place de la Contrescarpe, 5th arr.
Rue Mouffetard, 5th arr.

6. Writing Room

39 rue Descartes

39 rue Descartes, 5th arr.

7. Place Saint-Michel

Place Saint-Michel, on the border between the 5th and 6th arr.
Walk from the chapter «Good Cafe on the Place St.-Michel» on Google Maps

8. Luxembourg Gardens

Jardin du Luxembourg

Palais du Luxembourg at Jardin du Luxembourg, 6th arr.

9. Musée du Luxembourg

15 rue de Vaugirard

Musée du Luxembourg, 15 rue de Vaugirard, 6th arr.

10. Gertrude Stein Salon

27 rue de Fleurus

27 rue de Fleurus, 6th arr.

11. Shakespeare and Company (original)

12 rue de l’Odéon

12 rue de l’Odéon, 6th arr.

12. Shakespeare and Company (contemporary)

37 rue de la Bûcherie

Shakespeare and Company, 37 rue de la Bûcherie, 5th arr.

13. Restaurant Michaud (today occupied by Le Comptoir des Saints-Pères)

29 Rue des Saints-Pères

Le Comptoir des Saints-Pères (former Restaurant Michaud), 29 Rue des Saints-Pères, 6th arr.

14. La Tour d’Argent

15 Quai de la Tournelle

Bottle shop of the Tour d’Argent, 2 Rue du Cardinal Lemoine, 5th arr.

15. Les bouquinistes

Quai des Grands Augustins

Les bouquinistes on the left bank from the Quai de la Tournelle to Quai Voltaire
A bookseller

16. Hotel du Quai Voltaire

19 Quai Voltaire

17. Square du Vert-Galant

15 Place du Pont Neuf

View on the Square du Vert-Galant from the Pont des Arts

18. Gare de Lyon

Place Louis-Armand

19. Gare de l’Est

Place du 11 novembre 1918

20. Gare du Nord

18 Rue de Dunkerque

Gare du Nord, 10th arr.

21. Hippodrome d’Enghien-Soisy

For some time in Paris, Hemingway was passionate about horse racing. During the racing season he often bet on two tracks: Auteuil and Enghien.

22. Hippodrome d’Auteuil

When Ernest and Hadley went the jump racing at the Auteuil, for only five of six francs, they could enter the open field circled by the track with the nearest view.

23. Café Prunier

16 avenue Victor Hugo

24. Place du Carrousel

Place du Carrousel was part of Ernest and Hadley’s walk through the evening city after a good day at the races and dinner at Prunie (16 avenue Victor Hugo near Place Charles de Gaulle) from the story «A False Spring».

Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel, 1st arr.
Night walk from the chapter «A False Spring» on Google Maps

25. Guaranty Trust Company (no longer exists)

1 rue des Italiens

26. Square Louvois

69bis Rue de Richelieu

27. Vélodrome d’Hiver (demolished in 1959)

It stood at corner of the Boulevard de Grenelle and Rue Nélaton

28. Robert McAlmon’s Contact Publishing Company

8 rue de l’Odéon

29. Three Mountain Press

29 quai d’Anjou

30. André Masson studio (now is a square with a Miró sculpture)

45 Rue Blomet

31. 2nd apartment (now demolished for extensions to École Alsacienne)

113 rue Notre-Dame-des-Champs

There is no №113 on the rue Notre-Dame-des-Champs, 6th arr.

32. St. Luke’s Church (closed its doors in 1929, now does not exist)

5 Rue de la Grande Chaumière

33. Ezra Pound’s studio

70 rue Notre-Dame-des-Champs

70 rue Notre-Dame-des-Champs, 6th arr.

34. Le Trou dans le Mur (the exact location is not determined, now does not exist)

Rue des Italiens

35. La Closerie des Lilas

171 Boulevard du Montparnasse

La Closerie des Lilas and the monument to Marshal Ney, 171 Boulevard du Montparnasse, 6th arr.

36. Brasserie Lipp

151 Boulevard Saint-Germain

Brasserie Lipp, 151 Boulevard Saint-Germain, 6th arr.
Walks from the chapter «Hunger Was Good Discipline» on Google Maps

37. Les Deux Magot

6 Place Saint-Germain des Prés

Les Deux Magot, 6 Place Saint-Germain des Prés, 6th arr.

68. Café de Flore

172 Boulevard Saint-Germain

Café de Flore, 172 Boulevard Saint-Germain, 6th arr.

39. Le Dôme (today it is a top fish restaurant)

108 Boulevard du Montparnasse

Le Dôme, 108 Boulevard du Montparnasse, 14th arr.

40. La Rôtonde

105 Boulevard du Montparnasse

La Rôtonde, 105 Boulevard du Montparnasse, 6th arr.

41. Le Select

99 Boulevard du Montparnasse

Le Select, 99 Boulevard du Montparnasse, 6th arr.

42. La Coupole

102 Boulevard de Montparnasse

La Coupole, 102 Boulevard de Montparnasse, 14th arr.

43. Dingo Bar (now occupied by Auberge de Venise)

10 rue Delambre

44. Le Falstaff

42 rue du Montparnasse

Le Falstaff, 42 rue du Montparnasse, 14th arr.

45. Nègre de Toulouse (now occupied by L’Apéro)

159 Boulevard du Montparnasse

In 2015 the place was occupied by Italian restaurant Padova; now it occupied by cocktail bar L’Apéro, 159 Boulevard du Montparnasse, 6th arr.

46. Harry’s New York Bar

5 rue Danou

Harry’s New York Bar, 5 rue Danou, 2nd arr.

47. Le Jockey (now demolished)

46 Boulevard du Montparnasse, at the corner of Boulevard du Montparnasse and Rue Campagne-Première

48. Boulevard Saint-Michel

49. Hôtel de Crillon

10 Place de la Concorde

Hôtel de Crillon, 10 Place de la Concorde, 8th arr.

50. Scott Fitzgerald’s apartment

14 rue de Tilsitt

14 rue de Tilsitt, 8th arr.

51. Femme de ménage’s apartment

10 Avenue des Gobelins

52. Musée d’Orsay

1 Rue de la Légion d’Honneur

53. Vénétia Hôtel (closed a long time ago)

159 Boulevard du Montparnasse

54. Hôtel Beauvoir

43 Avenue Georges Bernanos

55. Gerald Murphy’s studio (old building no longer exists)

69 rue Froidevaux

56. Pauline’s apartment

6 rue Ferou

6 rue Ferou, 6th arr.

57. Le Meurice

228 rue de Rivoli

58. Saint-Honoré-d’Eylau Church

9 Place Victor Hugo

59. Hotel Paris-Dinard (closed a long time ago)

29 rue Cassette

60. Hôtel de la Païva (Travellers Club)

25 Avenue des Champs-Élysées

61. Bar Hemingway

15 Place Vendôme or 38 Rue Cambon

Bar Hemingway (former Women’s bar) from the Rue Cambon (in 2015 the Ritz was on renovation, it had to open the doors after 2016)

62. Hôtel Ritz Paris

15 Place Vendôme

Hôtel Ritz Paris, 15 Place Vendôme, 1st arr.

63. Sylvia Beach’s apartment

18 rue de l’Odéon

64. Picasso’s studio

7 Rue des Grands Augustins

7 Rue des Grands Augustins, 6th arr.

65. Café Napolitain (somewhere on the Boulevard des Italiens, probably did not exist)

Boulevard des Italiens

66. Stade Anastasie (somewhere in the 20th arrondissement, now does not exist)

Rue Pelleport; Ménilmontant; Parc des Buttes Chaumont; Réservoir de Ménilmontant

List of the sources

Reliable sources (books in order of the amount of used material)

Other articles (in reverse order of appearance)

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