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Westminster Church Cemetery

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Poe's Grave(s)

We stopped by just to see Poe's graves (old and new) and were impressed by the rest of the little... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2016
RM215079
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Transcending Back In Time

The cemetery made me feel as if I stepped back in time. It was bathed in culture and was... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2015
Melissa M
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Cape May, New Jersey
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Aug 6, 2018
“Definitely Need to Visit while in Baltimore”
Apr 29, 2018
“Beautiful spot”
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Cemetery where Edgar Allan Poe and other notables are buried.
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Fayette and Green Streets, Baltimore, MD 21201
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Wonderful historical significance to Baltimore. War hero's, local political figures who helped shape Baltimore as well as the wonderfully talented Edgar Allan Poe and his family.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank T1467OFharrys
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

The church wasn’t open for tours on the day we went, but were able to walk the grounds. As a Poe fan this was an exciting stop for me. The old cemetery is lovely and signs throughout the cemetery provide information about some of its...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Attended a wedding in the hall & was treated to the tour of the catacombs. The hall is an awesome venue. The catacombs tour was fascinating. Lots of Baltimore history & interesting info. Not to be missed!

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

My curiosity got the best of me as I walked down Fayette Street upon the site. Poe's Memorial was right there at the entrance, and I was drawn in. It was well after dark, and I found myself wandering through a cemetery! A CEMETERY! I...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank martram66
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

My friends and I took a private tour of the burial grounds and catacombs last night and it was great! Jeff Jerome the guide was entertaining and informative. The only downside was the time went by too quick. Best advice if you're taking an evening...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank TedSisco
Reviewed July 21, 2016

If you are a fan of Edgar Allan Poe, you should visit this cemetery. There are other members of his family there too.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Elisa P
Reviewed June 25, 2016

f in the areas it's a definite stop, especially to see Poe's grave site and other notable citizens/founding settlers of Baltimore. Many contributing citizens buried at this cemetery. The Church was not open when we visited and I got the impression it probably is not...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank 8ric
Reviewed May 25, 2016

We stopped by just to see Poe's graves (old and new) and were impressed by the rest of the little cemetery as well. It is old, tight, and cool. It isn't very big, but it holds a lot of interesting graves. Worth a stop, especially...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank RM215079
Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came here to see Edgar Allan Poe's gravesite, and we found so much more. The marble monument to Poe can be seen through the gates, and there is so much info on him and how the monument was erected. There are...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank raquelaque
Reviewed September 10, 2015

The cemetery made me feel as if I stepped back in time. It was bathed in culture and was informative. It is the final resting place of Edgar Allan Poe and many others.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Melissa M
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