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Texas State Cemetery

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Some of Texas' most prominent historical figures are buried in this cemetery.
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909 Navasota St, Austin, TX 78702-3322
East Austin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on a RYDE city tour. The history of this place is amazing and the cemetery is actually quite beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

This was a stop on the AO Tour. We would have missed this beautiful cemetery on our own. Interesting history too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shelly W
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Was very impressed by the meticulous groundskeeping work at this location. I even complemented a worker who was maintains the area. Texas residents and families of the deceased have a beautiful cemetery for their loved ones.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WARNINGSHOTBILL
Reviewed September 19, 2018

First trip and I would love to go back. The place was well manicured and maintained. Visited a grave site of a family member of a friend, but really enjoyed exploring all the names and sections of this cemetery.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank keithbW7639GX
Reviewed September 17, 2018

My father was buried in this cemetery a couple of months ago. I was not prepared for how historical the cemetery is. It not only has so many historically well known Texans, but Texans from all walks of life. It is beautiful, and well maintained....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Debbie W
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Super clean and beautiful cemetery. We made a nice roundwalk on this cemetery, interessting Memorials for the last wars.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank arniko
Reviewed August 27, 2018

first time visit ... beautiful place, well maintained, did a few eching/imprints, lots of stories here

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed August 26, 2018

A hidden gem of Austin is the state cemetery. Many of the influential people throughout Texas history are buried there. If you are looking for a quiet place to job or walk through, I suggest making the trip to the Texas State Cemetery

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Shortest highway in Texas runs through this cemetery and is measured in feet, not miles. Numerous heroes are buried here and this is a MUST SEE!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JohnM602
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Near where I was staying and took a ride over. It is like the Arlington Cemetery of the state of Texas with many of the state's important figures are buried here. The grounds are amazing and easy to walk around. be sure to stop in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
Yes parking is available inside the cemetery but it gets crowded sometimes. Best to Park outside and walk in. Get to see more that way. Well worth the walk.
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