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Camp Butler National Cemetery

5063 Camp Butler Rd, Springfield, IL 62707-9722
+1 217-492-4070
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Beautiful and peaceful

This is a national cemetery where veterans are interred. There can be several funerals a day on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Springfield, Illinois
Beautiful National Cemetery

I stopped by for information regarding my own plans and also to visit an uncles plot there. Staff... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chas L
Sycamore, Illinois
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5063 Camp Butler Rd, Springfield, IL 62707-9722
+1 217-492-4070
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a national cemetery where veterans are interred. There can be several funerals a day on the hour. If the schedule is right and the family has requested, there is an honor guard who fold and present the flag and give a 21 gun...More

Thank qultng1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped by for information regarding my own plans and also to visit an uncles plot there. Staff in the office are knowledgeable and helpful. Very well kept cemetery.

Thank Chas L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very humbling experience to go and view those men and women that served our country. The area is very well kept and is very peaceful

Thank vze322dc
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Well maintained grounds & tombstones. Impressive sights - soldiers from many eras. Quiet & solemn place. Everything neat & tidy.

Thank Rita S
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

A solemn and clear space, this cemetery has SUCH a difficult history of its use before it was a final resting place. However, it doesn’t draw upon that, but rather pays the utmost respect to ALL those that served in all militaries of different time...More

Thank BradandStacy41
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I have a great respect for our military personnel. Putting their life on the line, sacrificing family, for preserving our rights, our country. 3 of my family members permanently reside here.

Thank 287freek
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The impact of rows upon rows of Union Dead leaves a strong impression on those who travel to see it! Seeing so many fallen in service to our Nation makes the Civil War real to anyone visiting these grounds.

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Camp Butler is located away from the busy pace of Springfield which makes for a quiet setting amidst well manicured surroundings. If you're taking a trip to Springfield to view and experience its rich history - Camp Butler should be on your list. Memorial services...More

Thank Don D
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Sobering testament of sacrifice. Quiet, but moving, display of of service to country. Currently under construction.

Thank JeffnSharon
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is similar to other National cemeteries. It is row upon row of military headstones from soldiers from many wars including WWI, WW2, Korean, Vietnam Wars. It is moving to read inscriptions on the headstones and it elicits respect and admiration for all those who...More

Thank sunnyhhdb
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