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Allegheny Cemetery

4734 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201-2951
+1 412-682-1624
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Lovely place for a walk

This is literally my backyard & I walk here almost every day. It is a lovely place for a quiet... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JHBpgh
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Pittsburgh
Beautiful and historical.

Really beautiful monuments, statues, and crypts. The history of the place was amazing. Wether your... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
pete_ivk
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Instituted in 1844, this 300-acre cemetery is the final resting place of such notables as Lillian Russell, Stephen Foster and General John Neville.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
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4734 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201-2951
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+1 412-682-1624

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is literally my backyard & I walk here almost every day. It is a lovely place for a quiet stroll/run past grave-sites that go back prior to the Civil War and up to today. There are many local personalities buried here. If you have...More

Thank JHBpgh
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Really beautiful monuments, statues, and crypts. The history of the place was amazing. Wether your into architecture, history, or just looking for a peacful place to walk you will find it here. The only down side is the cemetary is NOT pet friendly which considering...More

Thank pete_ivk
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Allegheny Cemetery is very pretty and quiet on a nice day. One can walk from the cemetery along Butler street to shops/food in Lawrenceville. The cemetery is clean and very nice to walk around or even sit and read.

Thank Ariana S
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

If you have a friend or relative here, it's pleasant and peaceful. I'm surprised it came up for a review solicitation but it's a cemetery... neighbors are quiet

Thank DanburyFoodie
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My friends & I adore this place. Ducks, deer, amazing monuments. If cemeteries are your thing-make the trek.

Thank diamamda
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A walking tour with a map and comfortable shoes is a must to get the most from the history of the cemetery. Local historic names as well as nationally known are included in the population.

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I was reviewing something else and this popped up. I had family who were caretakers of this cemetery many many years ago. I grew up exploring this wonderful, and I think, magical place. Only good memories of being here and every chance I get, I...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We have family buried here; so, we visit often. If coming to just to walk, wear comfortable shoes as this cemetery is quite large. It is well maintained and we make a point of telling them at the office.

Thank Sue N
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I practically grew up in Allegheny Cemetery. My grandparents lived within view of the massive stone walls. I learned to drive here. I've spent more time hiking through the headstones than I care to think about. My entire family is buried here. The cemetery is...More

Thank Feisqueen
Reviewed 12 November 2016

If you enjoy visiting old cemeteries - This one is a must see. Drove through in November, a little chilly or we would have walked through. I have driven by this one before and always wanted to see inside. It's very old, full of history....More

Thank lovethebeach70
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Bblight
29 December 2016|
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Response from Claire L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I too drove through the cemetery in summer as a tourist.
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