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Bennington Centre Cemetery

Bennington, VT
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Ranked #10 of 17 attractions in Bennington
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- Sep 7, 2013
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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103 reviews 103 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

Take note, this part of the cemetery is best accessed from the church, not the museum. The cemetery is a peaceful and historic place to visit. There is a brochure posted but it's difficult to read. The oldest headstone I noted was from the early 1700's. Many are inscripted with lengthy epitaphs. Sadly, many are illegible now due to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

It probably helps that Robert Frost is buried here as the entire cemetery is very well manicured. There are some very old headstones that make for interesting reading if you are into that sort of thing. We missed the church as it was closed. Check out the three covered bridges and Bennington Monument while you are in the area. A... More

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Shaftsbury, Vermont, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

I like the fact is it always kept nice,They say no fake flowers but I have seen some but not too bad.I have family layed to rest here

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The church rising above the cemetery is picture perfect, but in its shadow is this cemetery. I could have spent the entire day here reading the headstones. This is a place filled with history. The cemetery is apparently treasured by the town because it is in perfect, manicured condition. From the front white picket fence the oldest headstones can be... More

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Stephentown, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

grave of Robert Frost. Behind Bennington Museum which is a nice small museum with a collection of Grandma Moses. Cemetery sits next to quintessential New England church in Old Bennington which is a great place to drive around for the lovely old home and of course the Bennington Battle Monument

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