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Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery

corner William Street and Washington Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA
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Peaceful Resting Place

Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery is a well-maintained resting place of six Confederate generals... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Thomas K
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Hummelstown, Pennsylvania
Well kept grounds

For the history buff, you will appreciate this place. Again, it was a sad time in our history. Take... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Judi700
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Florida, Massachusetts
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corner William Street and Washington Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery is a well-maintained resting place of six Confederate generals and more than 3,300 Southern soldiers. Most of the graves are unknown. The tombstones are old and hard to read. Some graves have modern monuments. There is a tall statue of a Confederate...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 30 August 2017

For the history buff, you will appreciate this place. Again, it was a sad time in our history. Take time to experience this Confederate Cemetry.

Thank Judi700
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Mix of confederate soldiers and community. Soldiers are buried at the very back of the cemetery. Watch your step as ground is uneven.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

What a beautiful place. It is hard to imagine a place that was created by so much violence. This site only tales about an hour and is worth the time it takes to visit,

Thank SlowPoke59
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is a lovely, well-kept tribute to the Confederate dead. It is a quiet place to reflect on the impact that the Civil War had on our nation, both the North and South. Many of the soldiers buried here were fighting for their homeland, and...More

Thank hopeinnc
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We walked through here on a hot day, but found many shade trees. There is no guide and the boxes set aside for information, were empty. It's intereesting, but I'd not plan to spend too much time. There are several Civil War generals buried here,...More

Thank 161VAGirl
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Hopefully this monument to fallen soldiers will never be removed. People seem to be forgetting that these southern men were fighting for their families, homes and country.

1  Thank bkash1
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

A tour of Fredericksburg's historic Civil War sites would not be complete without a visit to this site and the National Cemetery.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I stumbled upon the Confederate Cemetery when I was walking through town. I must say it was an interesting visit because there's so much history there. The ground are well-kept and you can look at the graves of these soldiers and learn their story. I...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Another resting place for brave en fallen in battle. A place where the horrors of battle can be counted with each marker.

Thank richlee1975
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