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Fayetteville Confederate Cemetery

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History that hopefully doesn't get torn down! Paying Respects

Neat little cemetery. I was the only person there during the day. Great view of Fayetteville from... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Pammy B
Neat History

We had visited Pea Ridge earlier in the day and knew a little bit of history from the battles... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
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514 E Rock St, Fayetteville, AR 72701-4322
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Neat little cemetery. I was the only person there during the day. Great view of Fayetteville from up on the hill! A bit of a a creepy feeling there as the trees whistle in the wind. I felt as if the upkeep is in need...More

1  Thank Pammy B
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We had visited Pea Ridge earlier in the day and knew a little bit of history from the battles there. It is in the middle of town, but a neat piece of history.

Thank 431amandat
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Makes you feel honored to be there in the presence of such men willing to fight for probably they didn't know what exactly. I felt I needed to visit before this piece of history is destroyed or renamed in the spirit of not offending someone....More

Thank JillF806
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

The Confederate Cemetery overlooks Fayetteville. It is a wonderful place to sit and reflect. There are beautiful old Maple trees which make it a magical place in the fall. It is also is a great place to walk to in the snow though it is...More

2  Thank JujuPatty
Reviewed November 10, 2017

This cemetery is high up on the hill via Rock Street. Dirt and rock parking with private residences all around. There are several old family plots (the Walker family is huge) adjacent to the Confederate graves. Mostly unmarked/unreadable stones but there are some, including a...More

1  Thank lonestarlizard
Reviewed September 6, 2017

A very touching tribute to the Confederate War dead apart from the noise of the town. This place is well worth the visit. It tells the story of loss and sacrifice that a thousand in-your-face statues set up in a thousand public places fail to...More

1  Thank bermane
Reviewed July 4, 2017

I am glad that this cemetery has respectfully maintained our American history. It is a slippery slope to remove Confederate statues and history. It is part of our history and important to remember. Not black or white but American History with all of its warts.

2  Thank cathie970
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

As cemeteries go it won't take you long but as the reason you built one it is humbling and uplifting the love of the ladies who wanted to bring their men home and raised the money to do it. Beautifully done and peaceful.

1  Thank Mark Y
Reviewed August 15, 2016

This place is not politically correct. It is real history, both U.S. and Confederate. One of the oldest cemetery in Arkansas.

2  Thank Patricia M
Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

It's small, not a lot to look at but it was nice to see at least once. It was a little ere to see alone not going to lie but it was cool to at least see it once in my life.

Thank Myriah R
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