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I stopped by to see the Borden's plots; there are white arrows along the main pathway to the left... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Louisville, Kentucky
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We went to see Lizzie's grave along with her family. We met some people who were sitting at her... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Andrea B
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped by to see the Borden's plots; there are white arrows along the main pathway to the left as soon as you enter the cemetery. Very easy to find.

Thank kytraveler327
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We went to see Lizzie's grave along with her family. We met some people who were sitting at her grave. It was a nice experience actually.

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful cemetery. We took a quick drive through to see the resting place of the Borden family after touring the Lizzie Borden house. There are arrows painted on the road to direct you to the family plot so it’s very easy to...More

3  Thank Angela C
Reviewed 27 August 2018

follow arrows to the borden graves. While there, keeper and little boy out straightening veteran flags, very moving.

1  Thank Bat_critic
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

It was very interesting to see where the Borden family were laid to rest. There are arrows leading to where the Borden plots are, so you don’t waste any time wandering around the cemetery. Definitely a must see.

3  Thank Companion801750
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

It was very cool to see and follow how it all ended, right up to the grave site. Lizzy and Emma had tiny headstones

Thank working4robinsnest
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Many historic and interesting markers. Lizzie Borden and the Borden family are laid to rest here. There are also historic people laid to rest and a nice area devoted to American military veterans.

Thank canoetripper
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Loved seeing the different kinds of monuments at this cemetery. Was very different than what I am used to seeing at cemeteries,.

Thank haunted0ne
Reviewed 5 June 2018

This beautiful aged cemetery not only contains the Borden graves but the graves of so many that were involved in the Borden case: friends of Lizzie's, foes of Lizzie's, attorneys, policemen, you name it. The book "Lizzie Borden: Resurrections" by Sherry Chapman contains almost all...More

1  Thank poodletravelers
Reviewed 1 May 2018

We went here to see where the Borden family is buried. The cemetery itself is very nice. There is parking right at the entrance and then white arrows clearly lead the way to the Borden site. Very peaceful. Gates close at dusk.

1  Thank sbwpanda
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24 April 2018|
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Response from estimator51 | Reviewed this property |
According to Fall River cemetery hours in general (website: Cemeteries - City of Fall River, "Quick Links" - "hours") June through September Monday through Saturday: 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Sundays: 9:00 A.M. to 8:00... More
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11 October 2017|
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Response from Petergun1962 | Reviewed this property |
No a tour guide is not required , the path to the Bordon grave site is marked with white arrows