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Lakewood Cemetery

3600 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-3889
+1 612-822-2171
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too "young" to be really interesting

this cemetery is really big and beautiful. the modern mausoleum is surprisingly beautiful. H.H.H... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
williamNola
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nola
So many old cool headstones!

My kids and I like to drive through this cemetery. They have some very cool old headstones and... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
sloopy79
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One of the most beautiful cemeteries in the country
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“buried here” (13 reviews)
“mosaic tiles” (4 reviews)
“memorial day” (4 reviews)
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3600 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-3889
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

this cemetery is really big and beautiful. the modern mausoleum is surprisingly beautiful. H.H.H. is there - its nice to pay homage to him. there are some interesting tombs and gravestones but the cemetery ( and the city ) isn't very old so its not...More

Thank williamNola
Reviewed 6 July 2016

My kids and I like to drive through this cemetery. They have some very cool old headstones and mausoleums. We have also seen several deer hanging out in the cemetery. It is a large cemetery located close to Lake Calhoun.

Thank sloopy79
Reviewed 3 July 2016

If your in the city its worth taking a ride through the cemetery. There are many interesting grave markers some of famous people who lived in the city

Thank bradyboy2
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This is a beautiful place with nice views. It is visitor friendly and an easy tour on bicycle or car. There is a visitor's center and a map is available showing several points of interest.

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I understand that a cemetery of this magnitude is busy with funeral arrangements and burials, but was disappointed by the cold, borderline curt reception I received by the staff. I have a relative buried in the veteran's section and asked for details about his burial....More

2  Thank cmbeaird
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Just a lovely walk/ drive through the large cemetery. Beautiful stones and grounds. you must see the gorgeous mosaic chapel. Names you know.. Hubert.Humphrey Curt Carlson

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

The Memorial Day service at 10:30 is a real treat for me every year. I have family interred at Lakewood. They go all out to make the service a real tribute and an enjoyable experience. The readings are great, the speakers are always interesting, the...More

Thank Terry A
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Lakewood Cemetery is less than 5 minutes drive or walk from the center of Uptown. For visitors it is on Hennepin Avenue, so driving straight along Hennepin from the banks of the Mississippi West , through downtown Mpls to Uptown and beyond...this was the past...More

1  Thank deem705
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This place is amazingly beautiful. Be sure to visit the Rose Garden nearby. Also, explore the Uptown area on Lake and Hennepin.

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This is a beautiful space. It is where Tiny Tim rests permanently. I have been here for funerals and other events. Their beautiful chapel hosts weddings also. The ground are gorgeous with reflection pond, sculptures and beautiful windows.

1  Thank M G
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