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Camp Butler National Cemetery

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5063 Camp Butler Rd, Springfield, IL 62707-9722
+1 217-492-4070
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Stately Grounds of GAR dead!

The impact of rows upon rows of Union Dead leaves a strong impression on those who travel to see... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2017
Sam K
Springfield, Illinois
Fallen Heroes remembered

Camp Butler is located away from the busy pace of Springfield which makes for a quiet setting... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2017
Don D
Springfield, Illinois
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5063 Camp Butler Rd, Springfield, IL 62707-9722
+1 217-492-4070
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Reviewed February 5, 2017

The impact of rows upon rows of Union Dead leaves a strong impression on those who travel to see it! Seeing so many fallen in service to our Nation makes the Civil War real to anyone visiting these grounds.

Thank Sam K
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Camp Butler is located away from the busy pace of Springfield which makes for a quiet setting amidst well manicured surroundings. If you're taking a trip to Springfield to view and experience its rich history - Camp Butler should be on your list. Memorial services...More

Thank Don D
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Sobering testament of sacrifice. Quiet, but moving, display of of service to country. Currently under construction.

Thank JeffnSharon
Reviewed October 26, 2016

This is similar to other National cemeteries. It is row upon row of military headstones from soldiers from many wars including WWI, WW2, Korean, Vietnam Wars. It is moving to read inscriptions on the headstones and it elicits respect and admiration for all those who...More

Thank sunnyhhdb
Reviewed October 17, 2016

supremely kept grounds and a beautiful, respectful resting place for our heros. we visited the area for the 4th of July and witnessed many Boy & Girl Scout troops placing flags on the headstones of the men and women resting here. these young people were...More

Thank Cindy F
Reviewed August 29, 2016

I have relatives buried there but had no idea where. They have an outside kiosk where you can look up the grave and get directions. That was great, except the printer was out of paper. We went inside and got directions from the helpful staff....More

Thank N P
Reviewed August 24, 2016

A somewhat hidden gem. Most notice the "Arlington like" appearance of this beautiful national cemetery. This cemetery is a wonderful way to pay your respects to those who have served this great country. Grave markers will remind you that soldiers of the Civil War and...More

1  Thank harris_philip
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Reminds me of a smaller version of Arlington National Cemetery. Have been here multiple times but the reverence and history here is definitely worth your time.

1  Thank kcollings
Reviewed August 3, 2016

My father in-law was just buried here last week. The grounds are ver well kept. The employees who assist with the services are kind and professional. s is quite a large cemetery with lots of trees and hills. Such a peaceful place.

1  Thank klhertz
Reviewed June 27, 2016

If you like history drive thru or walk around the cemetery Its well maintained and quite peaceful Several well known citizens of the community are interred here We found it interesting

1  Thank Tamarasister
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