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Fayetteville Confederate Cemetery

514 East Rock Street, Fayetteville, AR
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Ranked #7 of 25 Attractions in Fayetteville
Type: Cemeteries
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Livingston, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

It was a sobering and moving experience to see so many headstones of so many who lost their lives in this battle. It was quiet and peaceful. The grounds are kept up nicely as are the headstones. We enjoyed walking around the grounds. If you're into the Civil War, this is a nice addition to your visit to Prairie Grove.

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Emory, Texas
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66 reviews 66 reviews
17 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Wonderful history for the teenagers to realize what our nation went through during the civil war. Good headstones and history to be discussed for future generations.

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Statesboro, Georgia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The cemetery itself is pretty interesting. Very little literature available, which is unfortunate. Main issue is parking. No spots- just a driveway and a sign that says no parking on grass.... very confusing.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Enjoyed a picnic in this hillside cemetery with my family. Beautiful, hidden gem. We enjoyed looking at all of the tomb stones and the beautiful old trees were lovely.

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Killeen, Texas
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73 reviews 73 reviews
23 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is a nice small cemetery with not a lot to see, but some very interesting history. I went close to sunset and kind of creeped myself with all the different noises!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

There are very few cemeteries for confederate soldiers and it was great to find this one. The area was great and the cemetery was well landscaped. The monument in the center was very inspirational...

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
19 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

This cemetery overlooks Fayetteville and is very well laid out. Great tribute to the falling from the Civil War. Worth the time...

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Colleyville, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Definitely a place to search out. The final resting place for so many young men who went to war for a cause they believed in. Their lives were snuffed out in an instant, giving their "last full measure".

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

This place has nostalgia for me. My great grandfather fought at Pea Ridge with the 3rd Illinois cavalry. The soldiers buried at this cemetery are all rebs who died in that battle. If you explore a bit you will find other old graves out of the rebel part of it. It is a pretty setting; but somber and haunting. My... More

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Catatonic1
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

If you like old markers in old cemeteries, you should definitely stop here. It's a nice quiet place to contemplate and investigate.

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