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Old Pine Street Presbyterian Church

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Address: 412 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone Number: +1 215 925 8051
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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As part of our guided tour, we came to the cemetery and got to hear interesting historical facts about it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 12, 2015
Sarah B
Zurich, Switzerland

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

As part of our guided tour, we came to the cemetery and got to hear interesting historical facts about it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Definitely worth a walk through to pay respects to the hundreds of historic figures buried here. Many figures from the Revolutionary War, and many are marked with a US 13-star flag. Interesting history. There is a very good self-guided tour throughout the graveyard. Certainly worth doing, learning some history and paying respects to those who fought for our freedoms.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Yes, there's an old cemetery and that in of itself makes for an interesting stop. But consider this a quiet respite from the rigors of the day or a pleasant diversion from the hustle of other historic sites. A pleasant place to stop under a tree in the spring, summer or fall to reflect, pay respects to those buried there... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I had not known that a burial ground associated with a church is a graveyard--a burial ground freestanding is a cemetery. It was Memorial Day and the Revolutionary War veterans had 13 star flags at their graves. A couple have spent 80000 hours cataloging and setting up a nonprofit organization for the preservation of the graveyard. Their stories were fascinating... More 

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Hlucin, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

The whole area located approximately between Society Hill and Gayborhood is very nice. Rows of brick houses, some from 17th century, create an unique atmosphere reminding the stories by Poe and Lovecraft. And of course, the real history of this place is not less amazing. Worth visiting in daylight and at night.

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