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Santa Fe National Cemetery

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Address: 501 North Guadalupe St., Santa Fe, NM 87501-1455
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Civil War buffs will appreciate the little known history of the 28...

Civil War buffs will appreciate the little known history of the 28 Confederate soldiers from Texas buried in this spot.

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A visit to leave flowers for my late wife and other friends.

I buried my wife there in 2008. I will be buried with her when I pass. I was born in Santa Fe, so I will be buried there. The Cemetary is very well kept. Our Veterans and their... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Raymond M
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Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I buried my wife there in 2008. I will be buried with her when I pass. I was born in Santa Fe, so I will be buried there. The Cemetary is very well kept. Our Veterans and their Spouses do R.I.P. There.

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Thank Raymond M
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The cemetery is beautifully kept and in a lovely location with mountains surrounding. There is not any parking so you just have to park along the road in the cemetery. All the men in my family have served this country and I feel it is important to stop at a national cemetery and thank God for their sacrifice.

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Thank Gayle G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have buried both my wife's parents and my own at Santa Fe National Cemetery. I find the grounds to be immaculately kept, the staff to be both respectful and helpful and the arrangements for internment to be relatively easy.

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Bridgeton, New Jersey
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533 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This cemetery is the resting place of about 60,000 individuals who have served the United States in some way. The gleaming white stones stretch for nearly 80 acres. When the moonlight shines on the cemetery, it is a beautiful memorial to those who have passed over. Travelling down Route 84 north of Santa Fe it dominates the view of the... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

On the north side of Santa Fe sits our National Cemetery. It is a tranquil place of gleaming white stones in the rolling hillsides. Late in the evening they shine brightly from the setting sun. It is situated adjacent to a public cemetery with stones dating back to the 1800's.

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Thank 33sunchaser33
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Can't miss it because it brings about a quiet and stoic atmosphere, and the rows and rows of white headstones can be seen very well on a sunny day. I have two family members buried there (found out during my visit with family). There's a mall awkwardly placed across the street, but w/e. Great place to respect loved ones or... More 

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Thank CorderoAmor
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I suppose you have to enjoy cemeteries; this is a beautifully located with views and peaceful strolling.

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Thank 26katyg
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Veterns from all parts of the united states are buried her it honors the veterns hereoism and honor for duty must see

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Thank angelhrtduv
Fayetteville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We took the time to honor those who served our country. I learned from a friend about leaving a penny on the headstone to let family know you paid your respects. I left several. It was a sobering visit and one I'm glad I paid.

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Omak, Washington
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207 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Walking through the Santa Fe National Cemetery is a beautiful location at the north end of the city. It is well laid out and a tribute to those who served our country.

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