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Hank Williams Memorial - Oakwood Annex Cemetery

Upper Wetumpka Rd, Montgomery, AL
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Ranked #8 of 31 Attractions in Montgomery
Type: Cemeteries, Monuments/ Statues, Cultural
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
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Owner description: Grave sites of Hank Williams, Sr., and his wife in the Oakwood Cemetery Annex.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

It is everything I expected it to be and was easy to find. We went at sunset and had a great view of area.

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Codicote, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
34 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Enjoyed my visit to the Hank Williams memorial if you can say that about a memorial. It was very tasteful and moving and the cemetery was also interesting from a military point of view. Lovely setting too

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Hank Williams is the biggest name in Country Music history. He is a true legend and his songs continue to inspire. No fan of Hank or Country can be a complete fan until they visit his grave. I was there in 1978 and hope to visit again in 2015. The cemetery road leading to the grave was in horrible shape... More

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Panama City, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I happened to be the only visitor in the cemetery when I made the stop to see Hank Williams memorial. I figured there would be other fans or tourists visiting, but I had it all to myself and took the quiet time to really appreciate what a touching memorial it is. Definitely worth a stop to pay respect to this... More

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Savannah, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

What a great memorial for a country great. Easy to find, a great place to remember his music and to sit an contemplate a life so short.

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113 reviews 113 reviews
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The man, the music, the legend! Very nice memorial very accessible. A nice quick easy roadside stop.,

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Jacksonville, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

For Hank fans, this is a must. Easy to find by locating the monument at entrance. Drive straight in and gravesite is on left. Very touching.

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Opp, Alabama
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74 reviews 74 reviews
14 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Not only did i like seeing Hank Sr grave site, i enjoyed walking around seeing the civil war grave sites, Spanish american war grave sites, and learning some Alabama history i never knew anything about.

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I felt awe for the scenery, the man and his legacy and awe for the love he and Audrey had for each other.

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Velp, The Netherlands
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

A little bit over the the top but an amazing final resting place for one the the greatest! Aamazing view of the surroundings too.

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