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Cave Hill Cemetery

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Beautiful large and winding cemetery with two notable residents

This is a large cemetery and you will get lost! Even with a map we got confused. Perhaps more... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Disneybus
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Pittsgrove, New Jersey
Amazing history!

This cemetery is beautiful! The grounds are so well kept. There are so many amazing and unique... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Shellie T
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Teutopolis, Il
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a large cemetery and you will get lost! Even with a map we got confused. Perhaps more markers are needed at each intersection in addition to following colored, broken, and solid lines. It's beautiful with changing landscapes and many interesting and magnificent markers....More

Thank Disneybus
Reviewed 6 days ago

This cemetery is beautiful! The grounds are so well kept. There are so many amazing and unique headstones. So much history, the sections that contain departed soldiers literally gave me chills. We spent about an hour and half here, but had the weather been a...More

Thank Shellie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many of the historians who built and worked Louisville are buried here. Be sure to ask at the gate for the driving tour and markers of the great Louisvillians and princesses.

Thank pat m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent the afternoon driving/walking a bit looking at and reading the markers. The older headstones were more detailed than the modern ones. Ali and Colonel Sanders are buried here. Large Military section.

Thank roadtrippersx2Chicao
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As part of a garden tour, this was a surprise and well worth the visit. Historical graves and some of the monuments are truly works of art.

Thank Starboard22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our intent to visit Ali's grave when we left Canada and so this is the first thing we did. We parked up somewhere and walked through the cemetery with the help of a guide. If you can't walk far I would recommend driving...More

Thank notanangel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parked the car and took a quiet stroll and enjoyed the beauty of the cemetery's landscaping and diverse sections.

Thank tonjaaaronwells
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Cemetery is just not for the dead!! There are many historic graves here including Mohmand Ali... It is extremely well kept

Thank Keith L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cave Hill Cemetery is one of the loveliest cemeteries and arboretum that I have had the pleasure of seeing. Sure, Muhammad Ali and Colonel Sanders are both buried here but there is a lot more history that can be enjoyed with a walking tour. Historic...More

Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As fun as it gets riding around a cemetery. We were driving around while an actual burial was taking place. So I would recommend to be respectful when driving and not play any loud music. It is better to drive then walk around because it...More

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Vernon S
September 9, 2018|
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Response from cynwes | Reviewed this property |
That’s for the cemetery to decide. Hope you got your answer.
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Response from jss697 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You could go for a run. It's free.
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izzy4u
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Response from Ralph K | Reviewed this property |
The cemetary's rules are online. The rules state that pets are not allowed.
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