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Sarasota National Cemetery

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Route 72, Sarasota, FL
+1 941-922-7200
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Wreaths Across America

The cemetery was beautifully decorated with Christmas wreaths for the Season. What a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lottiewebster
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Bradenton, Florida
Heros All

A beautiful place to come, meditate and give thanks to the people who served our country. Bless... read more

Reviewed November 17, 2017
rktec
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  • Average1%
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Route 72, Sarasota, FL
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cemetery was beautifully decorated with Christmas wreaths for the Season. What a wonderful tribute to those who served our Country! This is a beautiful tribute/memorial to those that served and a lovely final resting place. I love how they maintain the natural resources. The...More

Thank lottiewebster
Reviewed November 17, 2017

A beautiful place to come, meditate and give thanks to the people who served our country. Bless them.

Thank rktec
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Visited to attend a Veterans Day service by theCatholic Diocese of Sarasota. A beautiful ceremony in the open pavilion that is so dignified and appropriate for this day of remembrance.

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed November 9, 2017

We did not know this was here and just happened by. We stopped and I was so glad that we did. This is such a beautiful tribute to those who have served America.

Thank BillDing7
Reviewed October 11, 2017

A beautiful setting to honour the people who have served their country. Panels provide information. Amphitheater on site. Awe inspiring

Thank Pamela G
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Sarasota National Cemetery is a place for meditation, to reflect on our nation's heroes, or to just sit and marvel at the beautiful surroundings. The amphitheatre holds occasional concerts, and funerals are conducted with military precision.

Thank Paige F
Reviewed August 17, 2017

On occasion, when one of our friends passes away and is laid to rest in this cemetery, we cannot help but praise our government's commitment to honor or soldiers and sailors who have fought in wars and other kinds of political conflicts.

Thank basquel
Reviewed August 17, 2017

The Sarasota National Cemetery is quite a memorial. Patriot Plaza houses all special events. My parents both veterans of WWII are laid to rest here. We honor all our vets with this beautifully maintained cemetery. Watching a sunset from here can be truly breathtaking. Open...More

Thank GalSara
Reviewed August 7, 2017

This is a beautiful memorial park with a military flavor and great style. It is an interesting place to visit on Memorial Day, Veteran's Day and similar occasions.

Thank FLDiner101
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Sarasota National Cemetery is a bit of a drive out of town, however it is a beautiful site and resting place for our nations hero's. We were there for just that,and The Cemetery is really large and so beautiful. Our Hero's deserve it.

Thank rmthom
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Bouncieboy
May 27, 2016|
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Response from Karen L |
They are having a ceremony on Saturday at 11 am - Brigadier General Gerald McIlmoyle (US Airforce, retired) will be speaking. There will be a band as well.
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Avin P
February 2, 2016|
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Response from Gregory H |
Thank you for stating what this cemetery is for. Attraction is not one of the words that I would subscribe to this hallowed ground.
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