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Jimi Hendrix Grave Site

350 Monroe Avenue NE, Greenwood Memorial Park, Renton, WA 98056
425 255 1511
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Ranked #1 of 14 Attractions in Renton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Cemeteries, Historic Sites
Traveler Description:   Jimi Hendrix's Grave at Greenwood Memorial Park Address:350 Monroe Avenue NE (3rd and Monroe) Greenwood Memorial Park, Renton, WA 98056 Tel: (425... more »
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pacific northwest
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

People from all over the world come here to pay tribute to Jimi Hendrix at this beautiful monument. The marble walls have engraved depictions of Jimi as well as some of the lyrics from his songs. It is a powerful statement to the loss of a very talented young man and definitely worth the trip which is only about 2... More

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Cheyenne, Wyoming, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Peaceful site. Not a single person was there. Nicely displayed and easy drive. Flowers were blooming and the site was very clean. Being a music buff or not this is an excellent place to swing by. And the nice thing as mentioned is it's free:)

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Brussels
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

I go here every time I am in the Seattle area. The setting is really nice. It is a really calm beautifull graveyard surrounded by nature. On a nice day the view of the memorial, surrounded by purple flowers against the backdrop of Mount Rainier is just amazing.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This beautiful memorial was not in our plans but once my son discovered it was so close, we decided to visit the gravesite as he is a fan. Easy access and worth the drive.

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My husband and I had the real pleasure of visiting the Jimi Hendrix memorial and gravesite in Renton, Wa just about 20 minutes from downtown Seattle. It is a beautiful memorial, tastefully constructed and it is FREE to the public and easy to access. It is a must see, even if you are not a huge Hendrix fan. I am... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

It was so peaceful. Not an elaborate cemetery. We were the only people visiting Jimi's grave that late afternoon and it brought a solitude that washed the soul. A few guitar picks had been left for the great Jimi Hendrix, other than that, just the walls with various lyrics and drawings of Jimi. We sat for a while, reading and... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We decided to stop by Jimi Hendirx's memorial since we had a car and some time. It was pretty cool. It is in an Asian gardens and his memorial is right in the front when you pull in. We were the only ones there until another father and son pulled up. My favorite part was that there were crayons there... More

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Mesa, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This is a very tasteful and moving monument to, arguably, the greatest rock guitarist ever. The monument is engraved with Jimi's likeness and lyrics. This is certainly a must see for Jimi fans Only about 15-20 minutes from Seattle.

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Malden, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We stopped here on a recent trip to the Seattle area. The cemetery is well kept and the Jimi Hendrix Memorial is easy to find because of its' size. Plenty of room to park and walk up. Just something we always wanted to do because we are Jimi Hendrix fans.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

Spent many afternoons sitting in this cemetery... Just communicating with the people, living and passed. Very spiritual place. Very spiritual calm and serene.

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