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Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery

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Address: 2900 Sullivant Ave, Columbus, OH 43204-2416
Phone Number: 614 276 3630
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8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Great for Civil War buffs.

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Louisville, KY
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Louisville, KY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 pictures. If you are truly a Civil War buff it is a site to visit.

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Thank jgbtravels
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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 the Civil War. Area charities take great care of the cemetery, with flags, upkeep, and... More 

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Thank amyberg22
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful..a hidden gem on the Hilltop! Everything from Wreaths Across America, Confederate Reenactments to ghost stories. Much history lies here.

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Thank Tasha C
Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Looking for a shady spot one hot summer day, I stumbled into Camp Chase during my son's baseball game. I'd never heard of it before, and initially thought it just an old grave yard. Once I began reading the headstones, I realized it was a Civil War burial spot for Confederate Prisoners. Being a Civil War buff, I was stunned.... More 

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Thank Russell T
Grove City, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

It's a great place to learn about history. A great place to pay your respects for the men and women who die just so we have freedom.

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Thank april644
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

Great time looking at old graves and the history on each tombstone A great part of Civil War History and Camp Chase

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Thank bigkid595
Gettysburg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

After many years, I finally was able to visit this cemetery for the Confederates who died at Camp Chase, near Columbus, OH. All that is left are the graves in a section of western Columbus. So many men who died so far from home and so long ago.

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Ashville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

This is a hidden gem in Columbus for any history buff. When you walk through the ate you can feel the history and to me it was almost like the soldiers buried there where trying to tell me their story. I wondered if any of their disant relatives had ever made the trek to pay them some respect. If you... More 

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Thank Donovan C
Middletown, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Many people don't comprehend a confederate cemetery in Ohio. But yes, there was a prison in Columbus that they brought confederate prisoners to. Worth a stop if you are near here.

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Thank Jeff S
Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

My brother loves anything to do with the Civil War. He loved visiting Camp Chase cemetery. Not a huge site, but definitely worth a look.

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