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Cave Hill Cemetery

701 Baxter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-1775
+1 502-451-5630
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Beautiful bliss

This is a must do. People think a cemetery??? But yes, it is very historical and many famous... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
lisaQ4208VK
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Louisville, Kentucky
Beautiful surprise

Teenager wanted to visit Mohammed Ali's grave so we headed to Cave Hill Cemetery. We were greeted... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lscaggs
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701 Baxter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-1775
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+1 502-451-5630
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a must do. People think a cemetery??? But yes, it is very historical and many famous people reside there, including Mohammad Ali. People from all over the work come to visit Cave Hill. No only is the place historical you can walk or...More

Thank lisaQ4208VK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Teenager wanted to visit Mohammed Ali's grave so we headed to Cave Hill Cemetery. We were greeted at the entrance by a super friendly person who presented us with a map and general directions. The cemetery was beautiful and well kept throughout. Never thought we...More

Thank lscaggs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the classic serenity of this lovely greenspace in Louisville. Did not have time to vist the resting places of famous residents, but appreciated the greenery and birdlife. Be sure to take in the statue of a young woman that greets you as you enter...More

Thank vtbiker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first time visiting any cemetery and, with a little amusement, it was great. It's a beautiful place with thousands of graves - some of them of famous personalities like Muhammad Ali. Quite an art involved when it comes to graves and you...More

Thank JAY M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have family buried here and on my trips back to Louisville I visit. This cemetery is a must see. It is an older cemetery with some beautiful buildings, memorials and tombstones. It has a pond withe ducks and sometimes swans and is a great place...More

Thank vangel048
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove through this cemetery while we were in the area. It is beautiful and the trees and landscape here are gorgeous and well manicured. I loved seeing the old grave stones and statues. This is a very large cemetery and would be a good...More

Thank rhbikebum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We learned about this place from the visitor's center. Wow! We are so glad that we checked it out! This place is like no other cemetery that I have ever been to! It is truly breathtaking. Col. Sanders, Muhammad Ali, and other famous people are...More

Thank Twinmom1313
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cemetery is full of statues and history and interesting gravestones. There is a peace and beauty to this well maintained place. Spring and fall are gorgeous here with all the flora and fauna and it's also easy to get lost! Rather a large labyrinth!...More

Thank dawnksand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a fan of old cemeteries and this one was beautiful. It is also an arboretum so many trees and bushes are marked. Notable internments include Col Saunders, Muhammed Ali and the woman who wrote Happy Birthday. Most beautiful are the many brass sculptures...More

Thank TTTravels
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed driving through this cemetery and seeing the section honoring our fallen soldiers. The cemetery is filled with beautiful gardens throughout and we enjoyed the history as we read various tombstones

Thank Julie W
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John S
Hi, How far is the Panama Canal from the hotel? What options are available for transportation to the canal? Thanks.
18 February 2015|
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Response from BobEtier | Reviewed this property |
3833.9 miles from the canal to the cemetery. You can easily walk it if you have enough time.
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Sueknowles
How many people are on the tour? What type of transportation? Cost?
19 January 2015|
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Response from Thombtc | Reviewed this property |
It is definitely worth visiting...the most beautiful cemetery I've ever seen. My nephew is laid to rest there.
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