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Pecan Grove Memorial Cemetery

Industrial & State Hwy 5, McKinney, TX
(972) 542-4029
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Ranked #13 of 15 Attractions in McKinney
Type: Cemeteries
Traveler Description: Located on land originally granted by the Republic of Texas, the Pecan Grove Memorial Cemetery is one of the oldest cemeteries in North Central... more »
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Dallas, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We first went to this cemetery for a Memorial Day service; we've been going back every year since. This cemetery is very old and well kept. There are military graves from the Spanish American War on up. The Boy Scouts do a great job with putting the flags on the military graves for the services. This cemetery is very peaceful,... More

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Gardendale, Alabama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

The gentleman in the office went above and beyond to help with some research I was doing on my g-g-g grandfather, G. T. Armstrong (former McKinney mayor). Thanks for the help!

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Dallas, Texas
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366 reviews 366 reviews
230 attraction reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

I LOVE Pecan Grove. I've got a lot of family in the cemetery and I visit a lot to be sure all of their graves are clean and there are flowers in the vases. However, even if I didn't have family here, I'd probably visit. As soon as I turn in, I roll down the windows and enjoy the peace.... More

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

Pecan Grove Memorial Cemetery does a beautiful Memorial Day Service recognizing our fallen soldiers. Beautiful services.

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Anna, TX
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89 reviews 89 reviews
19 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

A well maintained, peaceful place. A great place to stroll and enjoy nature while paying tribute to many of the town's great.

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Mesquite, Tx
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128 reviews 128 reviews
17 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

My daughter and I are both into history so we stopped here about a year ago. This is such a well maintained and peaceful old cemetary. If you are inot history it is a facinating place to visit.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

I have family members there and am glad it is taken such good care of.

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Ridgeway, Virginia
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137 reviews 137 reviews
63 attraction reviews
326 helpful votes 326 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2009

McKinney is very proud of this cemetery and for good reason. It's very old with lots of beautiful headstones, the kind they used to make. The gates are open for visitors during the daytime and its a great place for people who love history (and cemeteries) and statuary art. The roads throughout are good and there are lots of mature... More

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