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Fayetteville Confederate Cemetery

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A real treasure

Kinda hidden and a bit rundown. This is a place of great importance and historic value. Not only... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jwh916
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Van Buren, Arkansas
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Quiet place up on the side of Mt. Sequoyah. Have to look for it at top of Rock St. But worth a... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Sue L
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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Reviewed yesterday

Kinda hidden and a bit rundown. This is a place of great importance and historic value. Not only soldgers but early Arkansas families interned here. Old and a lot of caricature.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Quiet place up on the side of Mt. Sequoyah. Have to look for it at top of Rock St. But worth a visit. Great layout

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sue L
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

Date of experience: August 2018
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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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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

Date of experience: August 2018
1  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

Date of experience: February 2018
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

Date of experience: November 2017
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

Date of experience: October 2016
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.

Date of experience: July 2017
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.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Mark Y
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