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Chattanooga National Cemetery

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Very sobering experience

We try to stop at national cameterys when we travel. This is a very good one and we were glad to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Guide370618
Beautiful Resting Place

We immediately saw the well manicured cemetery in route to the Zoo and thought how beautiful the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We try to stop at national cameterys when we travel. This is a very good one and we were glad to see they have plenty of space left for future veteran burials. We found Desmond Doss (WWll medal of honor winner) marker in section P...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We immediately saw the well manicured cemetery in route to the Zoo and thought how beautiful the grounds were kept, it reminded me of the Arlington National Cemetery but on a smaller scale. The way the white tombstones are laid out made us pay attention...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful, somber and sobering. Stop stumbled upon the national cemetery by accident and the beauty drew us in. The short time spent driving thru brought a lot of things into perspective.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is always humbling to remember, especially in these times of political rancor, that brave men and women paid with their lives for the freedoms we enjoy. This place of peace is a somber reminder.

1  Thank LuckySpivey
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the historic centerpiece that represents the best of the best in Chattanooga. No one coming to the area should miss the opportunity to visit this landmark in the heart of the city. So much history to be learned and honored here! It is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have family and friends buried here..it is always quite and clean the have a restroom and map of the area to help find your loved ones...We go several times a year..

1  Thank Keith R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a local, the National Cemetery is a functioning landmark. My family attends funerals, volunteer opportunities, and special events often. This is a large cemetery and there is a feeling of awe and respect when one visits. Desmond Doss, among others, is buried here. Two...More

1  Thank rahini2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The USA does honour their fallen better than any other country! This is well laid out with some really interesting tributes to many conflicts around the world. Allies should stick together.

1  Thank WelshToGo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited this cemetery many times and feel the awe at every visit. Established following the Civil War battle of Chickamauga & Chattanooga, this site is second in size only to Arlington. The design is beautiful. Whether you are a military, history or general cemetery...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love this country, then you appreciate the sacrifices made by the brave men and women who've died for their country. It was humbling to see this.If any of you have seen, "Hacksaw Ridge", Desmond Doss is buried here.

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apatriot73
29 June 2018|
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Response from Richard R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are many hotels in the downtown area with a wide range of prices and quality, including the major chains. They are only 5-7 minutes away and staying downtown will permit you to see the other sights and enjoy the... More
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Charlene J
14 April 2018|
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Response from Rebecca S | Reviewed this property |
Way over a mile, probably a mile square. We drove to the larger monuments and were still there quite a long time. Unless you do marathon's and have a lot of time, i would not recommend
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