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Historic Cemetary

Beautiful cemetery. Very well kept. Gorgeous old headstones. Enjoyed walking through. Could spend... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Memphis, Tennessee
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Maple Hill

This the prettiest cemetery in Huntsville, AL. Both my parents are buried there under a pretty... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Huntsville, Alabama
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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful cemetery. Very well kept. Gorgeous old headstones. Enjoyed walking through. Could spend hours walking through and taking pics.

Thank shirley202
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This the prettiest cemetery in Huntsville, AL. Both my parents are buried there under a pretty flowering tree. This cemetery has alot of history also. Solders from the civil war buried here.

Thank planejanekw2
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is hollowed ground and the cemetery staff does an excellent job keeping it maintained, beauty and peacefulness.

Thank Rnb A
Reviewed 13 January 2018

There are several entrances into this cemetery. I thought this was just a confederate cemetery, but it was a mix of both. It was nice and maintained. There was some labeling ( for example block 1,2,3 etc). I didn't get to walk the whole area,...More

Thank firgodes7
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We started off at the Dead Children's Playground. I got the story, but didn't think much of it . . . until later. We meandered around the newer section and admired many of the stories told by the tombstones. Interestingly, some very old ones were...More

3  Thank georgiaskydiver
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Try to get there in October for the re enactment . It was most educational and one cannot admire the way these folks pay homage to their ancestors ! The whole community supports this effort .learn about Molly and her donation to the Huntsville ,quite...More

Thank RozanaGaffoorali
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We went during the cemetery stroll. It was a great event but was oh so crowded! It was difficult to see some of the speakers. The cemetery itself is beautiful. I'd like to go back when it's quiet to wander around.

Thank Leigh710
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Cemetery office was closed the day we visited and we were disappointed to find that there was no way to get a map with historically significant markers. We searched the web and turned up empty too. We were able to find some of the markers...More

2  Thank worthenks
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This place has many historical people buried here. Tallulah Bankhead is one of many that are portrayed in the flesh during the cemetery stroll. This place has been around since the founding of Huntsville and many local people are in residence. It is a must...More

Thank Kelley2639
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This cemetery goes back several centuries. The headstones are beautiful and historical. Have taken several classes there and done tracings from the headstones.

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Linda M
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Response from RozanaGaffoorali | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do from the reenactment I saw. Get in touch with the administration I am sure you will get help. Good luck. Thank you . Rozana