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This place is a history buff's dream

You can walk around and look at some very old headstones. Civil war solders are buried there. It's... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2018
Spring R
We most always attend the Memorial Day

We always attend the Memorial Day Event at this Cemetery, where there are people interred here that... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Claude J
McKinney, Texas
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Aug 24, 2018
“This place is a history buff's dream”
Jun 12, 2018
“Very nice cemetery”
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

You can walk around and look at some very old headstones. Civil war solders are buried there. It's a walk into history.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Spring R
Reviewed June 12, 2018

If you like looking at the stones and imagining the lives of the people of various eras, this is a good cemetery to visit. As the photos will show you there's quite a variety. It's well maintained and peaceful. I give it four stars instead...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dave_in_DFW
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We always attend the Memorial Day Event at this Cemetery, where there are people interred here that go back to the Civil War, and there are veterans from all wars since the Civil War.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Claude J
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Pecan Grove Cemetery holds the most spectacular Memorial Day Program. It lasts 1 1/2 hours and it is a extremely moving. Each branch of the military is represented, along with historically dressed soldiers from the Civil War Era. There is an orchestra playing patriotic music...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank traveler75071
Reviewed November 17, 2016

We went for the Veterans Day Ceremony. Texas revolution, Mexican War, Civil War, and every war since. Very impressive. well kept and a real treat for history buffs.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Terry M
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Very historic and beautiful. There are some very old headstones and unique family plots. Great place if you are into photography. This is still a working cemetery so bear that in mind if you visit.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Catori76
Reviewed September 13, 2015

Beautifully maintained and a wonderful resting place for loved ones from the past. Historical significance abounds in the well kept cemetery grounds. A must visit for anyone researching historical gravestones!

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed July 8, 2015

This cemetery is very old. I have a friend buried here and 2 family members. It is a very quiet place. You can walk around the grounds and feel that you are not alone. It is a very peaceful place.

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed August 1, 2014

We first went to this cemetery for a Memorial Day service; we've been going back every year since. This cemetery is very old and well kept. There are military graves from the Spanish American War on up. The Boy Scouts do a great job with...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Bridgette W
Reviewed April 2, 2014

The gentleman in the office went above and beyond to help with some research I was doing on my g-g-g grandfather, G. T. Armstrong (former McKinney mayor). Thanks for the help!

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank Lori N
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