We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bennington Centre Cemetery

Old First Congregational Church, Bennington, VT 05201
Review Highlights
History Interesting.

The cemetery is next to the Old First Congregational Church. At one time on the land was Ethan... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Gregory C
Elmira, New York
Impressive old stones & Robert Frost grave well marked

This is an easy to find place and a nice respite from other rushed sites. We love considering the... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Trabuco Canyon, California
Read all 44 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good36%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Old First Congregational Church, Bennington, VT 05201
Write a ReviewReviews (44)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 1 November 2017

The cemetery is next to the Old First Congregational Church. At one time on the land was Ethan Allen's home and also the first courthouse, which burned down. There now is a mausoleum were Ethan's home was. Robert Frost is buried here. Across the street...More

Thank Gregory C
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is an easy to find place and a nice respite from other rushed sites. We love considering the lives that preceded these graves.

Thank Anonymous855
Reviewed 16 October 2017

It was interesting to hear that the church was built over the original cemetery. Loved ones had the option to exhume and re-bury their family members or leave them. There are very historic headstones in this cemetery. I'm glad we made the stop.

Thank LKSG123
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Had to go see where Robert Frost was buried. There were a couple of poems written by him at the site and several names of family members. Very interesting piece of our history

Thank MsGMaine
Reviewed 27 August 2017

What a great place to poke around - especially in the fall. Robert Frost's grave is here, worth looking for . There are also Revolutionary War veterans buried here, honored with flags (you'll find them easily) including some from the British side who died during...More

Thank Buskahhh
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Primary reason for visiting this cemetery was to visit the grave of Robert Frost. Signs clearly marked the way to his burial site. The cemetery is old and very well kept; a bit hilly. The architecture of the tomb stones varies by the styles of...More

Thank MaryB1117
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Very well maintained Cemetery, with headstones that date back to the MID-1700's !!! We had never experienced seeing several Revolutionary Soldier graves. Was very intriguing! The church is also very well maintained. It was a walk back in time. A must see when you visit...More

Thank riceman68
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Considering we were on our way to a Dartmouth reunion, we had to visit the grave of Robert Frost when we found out it was so near our B&B.

Thank swrtzmk
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The stones and grounds are well maintained. And, they have some signs around to tell you of some of the people who are buried here. Particularly, you can easily find the way to Robert Frost's burial site.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I love cemeteries!! This one is especially awesome as they have plaques that explain who is buried where and their history! I loved reading all the headstones and the information about the people. It is extremely well kept and gorgeous!!

Thank jennifersL1185TK
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Bennington
Bennington Motor Inn
118 reviews
.79 km away
Paradise Inn
315 reviews
.86 km away
Knotty Pine Motel
190 reviews
1.58 km away
Best Western Bennington
508 reviews
1.82 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Kevin's Sports Pub & Restaurant
288 reviews
.07 km away
Blue Benn Diner
554 reviews
1.24 km away
Bennington Station Restaurant
325 reviews
1.13 km away
Brown Cow Cafe
65 reviews
.73 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bennington Battle Monument
580 reviews
.64 km away
Bennington Museum
280 reviews
.25 km away
Downtown Bennington Visitor Center
8 reviews
1.46 km away
Old First Congregational Church
197 reviews
.05 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bennington Centre Cemetery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines