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Rosehill Cemetery

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Amazing Chapel on the grounds.

Went to a sound meditation at the Horatio May Chapel. It was beautiful and the meditation was... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Q5352STsimonem
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Chicago, United States
Please leave before they lock

Really beautiful but please notice the cemetery is NOT open 24/7 as it says on Google. Tonight me... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2018
Nathalie R
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Rosehill Cemetery has provided cemetery services to the Chicagoland area since the mid-1800s. For over a century and a half, our commitment has remained unchanged while our cemetery services have always responded to the changing needs of the...more
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5800 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60660-3195
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Went to a sound meditation at the Horatio May Chapel. It was beautiful and the meditation was awesome.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Q5352STsimonem
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Really beautiful but please notice the cemetery is NOT open 24/7 as it says on Google. Tonight me and my boyfriend got locked inside there and after 2 hours walking we finally found a hole in the fence to escape over the railroad

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nathalie R
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Rose Hill is the largest cemetery in the city of Chicago. I have many ancestors buried there, dating back to my Great Great Grandfather, who came to Chicago from Scotland as a sailor and ship's captain. My first name is Lincoln - I am named...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lincoln D
Reviewed April 2, 2018

They keep the place immaculate. We have a deceased parent and a deceased cousin there. It has a small lake in the middle and prominent people are buried there; among them Sears Roebuck, Harris Family, Kathy Osterman, etc. The architecture is a contemporary of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

When the conversation turns to the most historic and celebrated cemeteries in the country, Chicago's Rosehill must be included with Chicago's Graceland, Hollywood in Richmond, Virginia, and Arlington in Arlington, Virginia. Located at 5800 North Ravenswood Avenue in the Lincoln Square neighborhood, it is Chicago's...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful walk with the past, peaceful natural, and so nature friendly down to the heard of deer that joined us.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Matt L
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Not as spectacular in unique graves in my humble opinion to Graceland Cemetery, Rosehill still can take your breath away if you know where to look. This is by far the biggest cemetery I've been and I had to go twice to find the tombs...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed March 19, 2017

I took a sales position there some twenty years ago, and there wasn't one of us who didn't at one time see or hear something 'ghostly,' if you will. On my part, I witnessed an other-worldly swirling haze, the height of a person, just behind...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

I have a cousin buried at Rosehill and so we were close by and decided to stop. This by far has to be one of the most beautiful Cemetery's that I ever been to. It's so big and it's been a while I was lost...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank nutsandlunes
Reviewed June 4, 2016

The Ravenswood Avenue entrance is an architectural treasure recognized as a Chicago Landmark. Stop by the cemetery office and pick up a map highlighting some of the amazing people who called Chicago home and who influenced the nation. Some of the monuments are simply works...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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