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Granbury Cemetery

252 W. Bridge Street, Granbury, TX
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Ranked #7 of 24 attractions in Granbury
Type: Cemeteries
Most recent review
- Jun 30, 2014
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Granbury
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Learn about the area history. You will find the grave of General Hiram Granbury, a Civil War General killed in action at the Battle of . Also see the grave of Jesse James and don't try and tell the local's that he wasn't the "real" Jesse James. A very historical little town, with a renovated town square and County Courthouse.... More

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Houston, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Walked through this cemetery with my husband and 10 YO daughter recently, and we loved it. There are graves that are over 100 years old. It's fascinating to see how some have been kept up remarkably well while others are falling apart. It's a beautiful site with lots of trees and unique markers as well. If you are a graveyard... More

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Clifton, Texas
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20 attraction reviews
257 helpful votes 257 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

The Granbury Cemetery offers a bit of everything for those who enjoy authentic and faux history. Although the most famous "non-resident's" grave site - Jesse James (not actually buried and probably never resided in Granbury, Tx) - will attract most visitors the most authentic and interesting representations of local and state history can be found on the inscriptions of the... More

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Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We of course had to come here to see Jesse James grave but we really enjoyed walking around and seeing the history and people that were there. Very well kept and a nice finally resting spot.

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Nunya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

Whether or not Jesse james is really buried there does not matter. It is a nice place with a lot of history.

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Waco, Texas
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

Well maintained. Many interesting stones. On a hill overlooking the town.

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Granbury, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

Grounds are peaceful. Lots of people decorate the headstones on different holidays.

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Texas
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88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

A well kept cemetery for those of us who love history. Check out General Granbury's grave site and someone who claimed to be Jesse James. Great conversation. RIP to those interred here.

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Cocoa Beach, Florida, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

nice stop on the granbury visit easy to find ... just follow the signs or ride the trolley ...its free

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

Lots of history with tantalizing hints of mysteries to be researched!

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