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Nice quiet place

Nice quiet place but seriously a place to sit down , contemplate, read the grave stones and take a... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2019
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A bit of history...

...and a fellow who knew George Washington, and Jefferson and Monroe and Adams, and the rest of the... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2019
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Reviewed July 5, 2019

Nice quiet place but seriously a place to sit down , contemplate, read the grave stones and take a load off

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank garyslevine
Reviewed May 5, 2019

...and a fellow who knew George Washington, and Jefferson and Monroe and Adams, and the rest of the gang.... buried here is Samuel Huntington, signer of the Declaration of Independence, Governor of the State of Connecticut, and President of the Continental Congress....

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 8, 2019

I've led ghost tours through this historic CEMETERY (tripadvisor needs to correct their spelling) since the last century, and I learn more each time.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

You can feel the history of Norwich and it's original inhabitants the Mohegans beneath your feet. Nice place to sit and think or just sit

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank garyslevine
Reviewed April 18, 2017

When ever I go to BOA I walk around the cemetery, it's way cool, neat early stones, I also love the early American homes near by. Don't see that stuff here in Sarasota

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank penbean
Reviewed February 14, 2017

the patrons are by no means party animals and the conversation is terrible but it's a great place to find inspiration for baby names

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank obiscuit
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Had to visit the Norwichtown cemetery to complete my visits of the Connecticut signers of the Declaration of Independence's graves. It is difficult to get to but once you're in, it's a great cemetery to explore. I parked behind Samuel Huntingtons old yellow mansion and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
5  Thank lou1776
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Beautiful cemetery full of colonial era graves and very interesting grave stones. When I visited I was the only one walking around on a beautiful day. Since it is fairly small, it's easy to find the graves listed on the flyer I picked up. I...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank donOrlando
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Hidden in a nook in Norwich this cemetery is scenic and peaceful. It's age makes it interesting- the headstones weathered but still standing strong. Good place for walks and for taking photos.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank cja1121
Reviewed June 3, 2016

I live in Norwich and have to say (aside from living across from where Benedict Arnold was born) that this is an interesting piece of colonial history. Norwich was founded in 1659 and this cemetery contains a lot of history from the 1700s including founders...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank silvaja01
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