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Oak Grove Cemetery

Prospect Street, Fall River, MA
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It's cool

From prospect st just follow the white arrows on the road, they lead you right to the family plot... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jefferson, Maine
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A very large, beautiful and historic cemetery in Fall River

All Lizzie Borden fans will want to make a trip here to see her grave next to Emma's and the rest... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andrew M
Jacksonville, Florida
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Prospect Street, Fall River, MA
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

From prospect st just follow the white arrows on the road, they lead you right to the family plot. It was cool nothing real special just a small stone next to Emma. Worth a look if you close by.

Thank EFW2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All Lizzie Borden fans will want to make a trip here to see her grave next to Emma's and the rest of the Borden family who is buried here together. It's a very large place and you can easily get lost if you don't pay...More

Thank Andrew M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to the cemetery came after taking the Lizzie Borden House tour. The directions lead us to the gate that is currently under construction. If you are visiting during said construction, you must go to the other entrance that is on Oak Grove Ave....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cemetery is very large and filled with history including lizzie borden and her family..creepy and fun experience.

Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Main gate is under construction, but we did not observe anyone working on this during our weekday visit. Ask at Lizzie Borden House for driving directions into alternate enterance. We ended up parking on side street int he back of cemetary and walking through a...More

Thank The-Flying-Circus
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We went to the cemetery to visit the graves of Lizzie Borden and her family. There are arrows in the pavement which direct you to the Borden plot but the front gate was closed for work repairs. We found a side entrance gate (no arrows...More

Thank 750Ray
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Even on a very hot day (it was 91 degrees) there was enough shade and a pleasant breeze that kept us very comfortable as we explored this beautiful cemetery and lingered for awhile at the burial site of the infamous Borden family. There are many...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is really easy to get to, and white arrows direct you to the family plot. We stayed at the Lizzy Borden House B&B, so a visit to her grave was on the agenda as well. I suppose there are lots of other interesting monuments...More

Thank gefilte63
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Kind and helpful person at the Office pulled the Plot card for my 3 Greats Grandfather and his family and highlighted the location on the map. Far too few "street" signs made finding it difficult. It is a massive cemetery with meandering roads and paths....More

Thank JDubsFR
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Stopped by to see the final resting place of the Bordens. Very pretty cemetery, very well maintained. Just follow the arrows to left after entering thru the front arch.

Thank LeppardLady
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