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There is a calm to be found in the Confederate cemetery in Marietta and the small cemetery next to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Marietta, Georgia
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The Confederate Cemetery in Marietta is a place for thoughtful reflection of the tragedy that... read more

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North 120 Loop & Cemetery Road, Marietta, GA 30067
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There is a calm to be found in the Confederate cemetery in Marietta and the small cemetery next to it, which holds the earthly remains of slaves not to be found in many other such sites.  As we wandered amongst the tombstones of men whose...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Confederate Cemetery in Marietta is a place for thoughtful reflection of the tragedy that befell our country and of all the soldiers on both sides of the conflict who gave their lives for what they believed was worthy.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dixie G
Reviewed January 12, 2019

Stopped just before dusk to visit this site near our friend's home. Very interesting headstones to read. Parking was available nearby.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

A previous reviewer missed the whiole point of this place. As the war began to go badly for the South and the body count clontinued to climb, the bodies were mostly left where they fell. Three women of Marietta acquired a plot of land and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We started to tour the cemetery and came upon the statue of the three women supposedly responsible for for helping to found and maintain this burial site for confederate soldiers. That's where the odd feelings began, because we came to understand that these women along...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Glenda R
Reviewed March 3, 2018

It is really a relection of the resolve of our nation to honor these who have died believing in what was right.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed January 20, 2018

The Confederate cemetery is a place of honor and beauty. I love to walk among the graves and think about the sacrifices these great men made for their beliefs and homeland.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Mark1963Teems
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Took my brother and sister-in-law there and walked around. It is small and very historical. We were on a hunting trip of ancestors that fought in the Civil War.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Margaret B
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

I'm a lover of history of all kinds and some may think I'm strange but I love old cemetery's, so much history and beautiful headstone and so peaceful!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

I am very glad I visited the Marietta Confederate Cemetery, Several memorials are interesting, but the grave sites seemed to me to be neglected. Nevertheless, a child of the South (like me) is reminded of another time and another culture that is gone with the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Alan N C
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge. Marietta is quite a distance from downtown Atlanta. There may be local tours available. We live in the area and drove from Snellville. The Marietta City Cemetery, which is older than the Confederate... More