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21 Nov 2018
“Fun place to visit”
12 Nov 2018
“A Beautiful Cemetery In The Heart Of Downtown”
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200 W Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1623
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Reviewed 21 November 2018

Very interesting historical place! This very interesting place is not very far from hotels and restaurants in Uptown Charlotte.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Resort818742
Reviewed 12 November 2018

One of the most unique cemeteries in North Carolina, this attraction is certain to excite even a seasoned graveyard enthusiast!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank juancarlosreyphd
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Liberty Walk is a self guided walking tour through Uptown Charlotte. It is marked by informative historical plaques in the sidewalk. You can also get a brochure with more information from the visitors bureau in the convention center. I highly recommend the walking tour itself...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Visitors should spent a hour here reading the bronze plaques and head stones. Walk thru the park and try to recall the possibilities of life back then versus the modern times seen in the skyline surrounding. The old Presbyterian church on the south side, Science...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Track1089
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We visited here, frankly because there didn't seem to be any other historical sites in downtown Charlotte. The cemetery is relatively small, and the graves are not well marked or maintained. I suggest combing a quick look here with a walking tour along the adjacent...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Yoritomo
Reviewed 20 July 2017

First off, you cannot compare this cemetery to any of the cemeteries around Boston or Philadelphia. I was looking for things to do while in Charlotte and followed the Liberty Trail and ended the trail at the Old Settlers Cemetery. I really like old historic...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

"Hidden" in plain sight in the middle of beautiful downtown Charlotte lies the Old Settlers Cemetery. Surrounded by wrought iron fence you will find the remains of many founders of the city of Charlotte. Informational signage indicates the location and the inhabitants of the graves...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank claire2858
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Old Settlers Cemetery was an interesting slice of old Charlotte's history. The graves are grouped by family or in areas, not in rows. There is plenty of information available to read of the history of the first settlers. The adjacent church is also historic and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We found this while following the Liberty Walk trail, which doesn't seem to be an attraction included in TA yet. This is a small cemetery with mostly 1800s people buried in it. This is not as interesting as the Granary Burial ground in Boston, which...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank maxpaste
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Prominent citizens are buried here who were important to our country becoming the USA. Visit here and honor their memory.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Therese H
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