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Historic Natchez Cemetery

Cemetery Road, Natchez, MS
+1 601-445-5051
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Girls get away

We went to see the annual Turning Angel. The walking tour was excellent, then we went back the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cleta W
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Franklinton, Louisiana
Amazing and beautiful

This cemetery is about the largest we have ever visited. Have been to Arlington VA which I think... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dennis B
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Eagle, Nebraska
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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LOCATION
Cemetery Road, Natchez, MS
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+1 601-445-5051
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to see the annual Turning Angel. The walking tour was excellent, then we went back the next day to see the same places in the daylight and listen to a CD about the tour. Plan to go back next year.

Thank Cleta W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cemetery is about the largest we have ever visited. Have been to Arlington VA which I think is much larger. We plan to visit this place again, as we were short on time when we visited this time. Being a history nuts we wanted...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I drove through this cemetery not expecting all that much. But to our surprise it was a highlight of our most recent trip to Natchez. From a historical point of view, you will enjoy the access roads (wide trails) through the cemetery....More

Thank jrsmith8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't like cemeteries, who does? This was a very interesting and actually pretty cemetery. I enjoyed driving and walking the ground, it has beautiful architectural design. If you have time get in and get out quickly!!!!

Thank SpeyrerAdventures
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is north of town - a very short drive from the town center - and really worth it, if you like very old cemeteries and monuments. Many of these date back to before the Civil War. There are many different sections, from Christian to...More

1  Thank pabirds
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We find cemeteries, especially in the south, to be mesmerizing and help us understand local history. We are always awed by the epitaphs and scope of lives in rest and this cemetery did not disappoint.

1  Thank MrsH0dges
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is a very large and very old cemetery overlooking Natchez and the Mississippi River. It consists of both the Natchez city cemetery and national cemetery. The grounds are immaculately kept. The narrow one way streets can be a challenge, but are worth the navigation.

2  Thank Vondie O
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We went to the Natchez cemetery on the suggestion of the owner of the B&B where we stayed, and were very touched by the solemnity of the area, its cleanliness, and the history (by US standards) that are evidenced there. Worth an hour or two...More

Thank Dean T
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This is a large cemetery that you can drive through. Warning though, the roads are narrow with some sharp turns that maybe hard to navigate in large vehicles. You can stop at the visitor center and pick up a driving CD that gives you a...More

1  Thank Donald G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My family loves history and this place was beautiful. It is well kept and is worth seeing. We enjoyed trying to find the oldest graves. We were not able to get a brochure guide, which would have been amazing. We found out later that they...More

Thank AV_2006
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Aloma D
8 April 2016|
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Response from Jay M | Reviewed this property |
I really do not know this answer. If I were you, I would contact the Natchez Historical Society. There is a small building that I think is staffed during the week. We were there on the weekend, so could not tell you the... More
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