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Park Cemetery

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8008 S 150 E, Fairmount, IN 46928-9715
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Park Cemetary. James Dean gravesite

Go PAST the Vet Memorial to the next drive. Second row at the top. Look for the white stones on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Norman M
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Decatur, Illinois
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James Dean

Well, after visiting the museum we were given a map to see the grave site. Why not. It is close... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
JeffreyTravel
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Clarkston, Michigan
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8008 S 150 E, Fairmount, IN 46928-9715
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+1 765-948-4040
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go PAST the Vet Memorial to the next drive. Second row at the top. Look for the white stones on both sides of the road.

Thank Norman M
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Well, after visiting the museum we were given a map to see the grave site. Why not. It is close by. The cemetery was bigger than I expected. There was a sign pointing the way to his grave site. The headstone was smaller than I...More

Thank JeffreyTravel
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after visiting the museum. Is literally a mile away right after the Veterans memorial. Second row top of the hill is the location.

Thank Ed S
Reviewed June 6, 2017

We visited this cemetery to find James B. Dean's grave. The whole cemetery is beautifully laid out. The gravestone is small, and his Aunt and Uncle (who rough him up) are buried at the side of him.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed May 17, 2017

We were driving through Fairmount on the way from I-69 to Kokomo so I decided to stop. My teenage son had no clue who James Dean was so I made him look up his bio online. The cemetery is larger than I expected and ended...More

Thank MrMajestyk
Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

I stopped as part of a day trip out to Fairmount. This was a very emotional experience and I felt incredibly privileged, as an Australian fan to see this site. Needless to say I would like to return one day to pay my respects once...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed October 25, 2016

There are numerous web sites dedicated to this plot of James Dean. It's easy to find once you get to the cemetery as they do have signs that tell you where to turn. There are all kinds of flowers and other momentoes left at his...More

Thank CM W
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Believe it or not this cemetery is a busy one with James Dean fans always dropping by to pay their respects to the late actor. Unfortunately several of the well wishers have stolen his headstone several times which required a replacement stone to be put...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

The cemetery contains the gravesite of James dean. Such a tragic end to such a young person. His parents are buried along side of him

Thank madmax1965
Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Being a transplant to East Central Indiana, I had no idea that James Dean was from this area or that he was buried so close to where I now live. While I am not a fan, I do love visiting cemeteries: big and small. I...More

Thank Robbie S
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