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Hank Williams Memorial - Oakwood Annex Cemetery

Upper Wetumpka Rd, Montgomery, AL
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Spiritual

As I was growing up, I'm now 64, my mother only took me to see two movies. One was "Your Cheating... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
327bond
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Columbus, Mississippi
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Tribute to a Music Legend

This is a very nice tribute to a country music legend. Access to the cemetery is very easy and the... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
RollMeAway1965
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Peru, Indiana
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Grave sites of Hank Williams, Sr., and his wife in the Oakwood Cemetery Annex.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Upper Wetumpka Rd, Montgomery, AL

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

As I was growing up, I'm now 64, my mother only took me to see two movies. One was "Your Cheating Heart" which was about the life of Hank Williams. The other was "Gone With The Wind". Both movies impacted my life. As we stood...More

Thank 327bond
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a very nice tribute to a country music legend. Access to the cemetery is very easy and the monument is nicely done.

Thank RollMeAway1965
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The entire Oakwood Cemetery was a nice place to ride around and get some beautiful photos and see some beautiful stones. There is a large CSA section in the back of the main part of the cemetery and a World War 2 section near Hank...More

Thank ncbunnie
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Hank Williams must have seen something about this place - It is amazing and beautiful and what I like about it is that there is a field somewhere near cause you can hear the announcement go over a loud speaker and it echos across the...More

Thank corollaclub98
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Hank and Audrey Memorial is a really beautiful tribute to them both, and fans flock here daily. Oakwood Cemetery sprawls quite a way and contain some interesting sites--British RAF Flying School section, Confederate Civil War section, and other Historic Markers tell their stories. A...More

Thank _wrowlanda
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It is not at the main entrance of the cemetery but the furthest east where you will see a sign. The car paths are TIGHT. Drive slow and be aware.

Thank Marty A
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I love cemeteries and this one was no exception. The grounds would be more beautiful if they were properly maintained. We couldn't walk around due to the tall, overgrown grass. I'm rating it four stars for the history and character of the cemetery. It is...More

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Beth P, Manager at Hank Williams Memorial - Oakwood Annex Cemetery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you for taking time to stop in and visit Hank Williams' grave. There has been so much rain and could be the reason for tall grass. Hanks grave area is very well maintained and doesn't require getting in the grass to visit.

Reviewed 12 June 2017

We followed a trip to the Hank Williams Museum with a visit to his grave. The grave is very well-kept and a proper tribute to Hank. Next to the gravesite are several graves of British and French Airmen who died in training in Alabama during...More

Thank brookep727
Reviewed 6 June 2017

If you are an old country music fan or just someone that likes to visit old graveyards this is a nice road side stop.

1  Thank Karendpd
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Hank Williams Memorial is certainly worth a visit if you are a fan of his music. He is a founding father of country music and a true American icon. His ex-wife, mother, sister, brother-in-law and niece are buried next to and beside him. Their memorial...More

Thank Jeramie
Beth P, Manager at Hank Williams Memorial - Oakwood Annex Cemetery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hi and thank you for reviewing the Memorial of Hank Williams. It is a beautiful site and well kept. The Hank Williams Museum and "Grave-tender Terry Faust keep it up. No pay involved from the Estate just a labor of love. If major repairs are...More

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Crissiet03
29 March 2017|
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Response from Beth P | Property representative |
The Annex part of the cemetery where Hank Williams Is buried doesn't close. Museum hours are M-F 9-4:30, Sat 10-4 & Sun 1-4
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