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Mount Holly Cemetery

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One heck of a Historic Cemetery in the Heart of Downtown Little Rock

This is one of THE most Historic Cemeteries in Little Rock. A must-see for historians, historic... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
Sarah M
Dallas, Texas
Historic, pretty

Not terribly expansive, but lots of important historical figures are here, and walking tour maps... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2018
Elizabeth K
San Jose, California
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Home to the burial sites of some of the state's most famous citizens.
1200 Broadway St, Little Rock, AR 72202-4831
+1 501-376-1843
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

This is one of THE most Historic Cemeteries in Little Rock. A must-see for historians, historic preservationists, and history lovers. Please, though, respect those interred here.This is a National Register gem.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed April 14, 2018

Not terribly expansive, but lots of important historical figures are here, and walking tour maps are available at the bell house. Pretty well-maintained; some nice flowers on some of the graves; a nice place to take a little walk.

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I are both history buffs, so this was definitely on our radar as we ventured to Little Rock for the afternoon. This is one of the most impressive cemeteries that we have ever visited. We wandered around for about an hour just...More

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Reviewed March 13, 2018

There are several Civil War Confederate Generals buried in the Cemetery. There is a grave marker for David O Dodd who was a teenager who was hung during the Civil War for being a spy for the South by the North. Many interesting huge gave...More

Thank Ron A
Reviewed January 28, 2018

One of the oldest cemeteries in the Country. Difficult to believe that at on time we actually had separate cemeteries for races and religions.

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Walk through history and become immersed. Senators, governors, soldiers. They are all here. Bring your camera and spend a day.

Thank Drew C
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Great place to visit, tons of history and the normal victorian and gothy atmosphere. The tours at Halloween are amazing and so well done. I must do to get in the "spirit". While there I found a super sweet and accurate psychic/witch in one of...More

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Reviewed September 20, 2017

This cemetery gives one the opportunity to "drop by" and visit some of Arkansas' politicians of years gone by as well as other dignitaries and ordinary folks. David O. Dodd rests in this cemetery as well as John Gould Fletcher, a Pulitzer Prize recipient. A...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2017

Mount Holly Cemetery is on Broadway, just south of I-630. It contains the graves of many of the leading figures in Arkansas history. I parked my car and started walking around. Quickly I spotted the grave of General Churchill, who led CSA troops in the...More

Thank TallTexWally
Reviewed November 5, 2016

I have stopped by the Mount Holly Cementery several times through the years to visit former Governor Frank Whites grave. While there I have strolled through the cemetery looking at the interesting tomb stones and grave markers. A free brochure is available which is helpful...More

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Response from Ron A | Reviewed this property |
The roads within the cemetery are small and i had to be careful and we have a SUV. The road on one side was a very active main road. I did pull around the cemetery as i missed the entrance and if i remember correctly the... More