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Oak Grove Cemetery

Address: Prospect Street, Fall River, MA
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Ranked #4 of 12 Attractions in Fall River
Type: Cemeteries, Cultural
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Kitchener, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
32 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We visited this cemetery to see the infamous Bordon Graves. There are white arrows on the ground to direct tourists to the site. We had never seen a cemetery like this one. There was a lot of unique grave stones, family plots. It is truly beautifully laid out and designed. Take some time to appreciate some of the architecture. Some... More

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Middle Village, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

With my nephew as guide, we explored this very old and very big cemetery. One of the highlights was the fact that it holds Lizzie Borden's grave (as well as the entire Borden family, from the looks of it), and part way up one hill was a grave marker like I'd never seen. It was made of rose quartz, but... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Visited here along the way back from the lizzie Borden house, the Borden family was easy to find, it's a very beautifully kept cemetery.

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Pinnacle, North Carolina, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Saw where the Bordens are buried - saw some beautiful crypts, headstones, etc. took plenty of pictures and it is neat looking at history

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19 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Shot some foliage photos here today ... Beautiful stones and history too.... The Borden family is buried here... Follow the white arrows from the main gate... I thought it was nice here...

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Smithton, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Stopped to see the Borden graves which are very easy to find since they have arrows pointing to them. The place is really pretty. I wish we had time to walk around more and took at the old headstones.

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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews 47 reviews
29 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I came to this cemetery before going to the Borden's house. The entire place is gorgeous. It's peaceful, calm, well-maintained, and very large. If you are going strictly for the Borden's graves, there are white arrows on the pavement that will lead you in the direction right to them. While we were there, one of the people who works there... More

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Millbury, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I have loved this cemetery from the time I was a young girl and walked through it almost everyday. Of course , the Borden grave is the big attraction but the cemetery itself is interesting and beautiful. If you come to Fall River, don't miss it. If you can come in the Fall when the leaves are turning color, that... More

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Lots of history here many famous and not so famous buried here Many of my family are here so we bought a plot also

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Lady Lake, Florida
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85 reviews 85 reviews
41 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

There are actually arrows on the pavement, directing visitors to the grave sites of Lizzie bordem, emma and their poor slain parents. The cemetery is also beautiful in itself.

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