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Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery

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A great place to learn history about the Civil war

As evidenced by some reviews that talk about "bad choices" the Southern soldiers made, it is... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
anxious2doitnow
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Largo, Florida
History on the Hilltop

If you read some of my other reviews, you will see that I have a disdain for almost all things... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Johnnyrat1
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Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Unless you want to read every headstone, you'll spend more time trying to find a place to park than at the cemetery. It's cool that it exists but the headstones aren't original, the information about the soldiers scant. Online pictures would have sufficed.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

As evidenced by some reviews that talk about "bad choices" the Southern soldiers made, it is obvious that some people do not know history at all, and cannot read, or understand, what is right in front of them. When you look at the grave markers,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

If you read some of my other reviews, you will see that I have a disdain for almost all things southern. The major exception is southern food of course. I do love history, especially the history of this great country and the Civil War. Camp...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

A great piece of History. Camp Chase was a Civil War prison camp. The camp was much bigger than just this Cemetery, however this is worth a stop just to see the names of those who died here fighting for the South. Once a year...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 21, 2017

Great place to remember veterans of our country. Go when the weather is good, not too hot. I hope this cemetery remains as a reminder of sacrifices made by soldiers.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

Pretty cool place, hard to park nearby because it's enclosed in a fence. There's a lot of history here you may have to park down the block or at a business to get there.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed December 9, 2016

Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery is an off the beaten path in part of the city where the homes were built in the 1920's and 1930's. The Cemetery was created during the Civil War and was part of a military prison camp. 2200 prisoners from the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed September 17, 2016

While staying near Easton Center in Columbus I looked up things to do and this was one of them. We had no idea there would be a confederate cemetery in the area so we decided to check it out. The area of town is run...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

It's a bit out of the way and in a neighborhood that appears to be a little run down. Parking is a bit of a concern since there is no parking lot. However, it should only take 10-15 minutes to visit and take a few...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed July 21, 2016

My grandparents and dad grew up down the street from the cemetery, which is located in the middle of Columbus. I have many memories of walking to the cemetery when I was younger on Memorial Day. Its a fantastic piece of history and memorial for...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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