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Mountain Home Cemetery

Main St., Kalamazoo, MI
+1 269-344-1827
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Amazing old cemetery.

Absolutely beautiful space. Lots of rolling hills, so peaceful. Old and unique headstones. Great... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
tara178
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Kalamazoo
a Interesting older Cemetery

This cemetery has many graves from the history of of Kalamazoo and the United States. Including an... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Judy D
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Kalamazoo
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Main St., Kalamazoo, MI
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+1 269-344-1827
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Absolutely beautiful space. Lots of rolling hills, so peaceful. Old and unique headstones. Great place to stroll and relax.

Thank tara178
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This cemetery has many graves from the history of of Kalamazoo and the United States. Including an Artic explorer. Nice place for a walk.

Thank Judy D
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I love to go through it quite often. The founding fathers of Kalamazoo are here. Both Old and New monuments, just a treat to walk through! Friendly residents!

Thank Frodis59
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Maybe I am odd (maybe?) but I like walking through cemeteries, looking at headstones...reading captions and honoring fallen soldiers. This one is unique.

Thank deannas727
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Definitely the place to go for some Kalamazoo history. You'll find tombstones with names of many of the founders of Kalamazoo. The older section is lovely to walk through (if you aren't bothered by cemeteries). The newer section to the back has all of the...More

Thank kalamazootwinmom
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I try to go to a cemetery in every city/town that I visit because of their beauty and how they represent the circle of life. So, when I was in Kalamazoo, I went to Mountain Home Cemetery. It's so hilly and beautiful, where I'd want...More

1  Thank Robbie S
Reviewed 4 March 2016

There is one Revolutionary War vet buried here, many Civil War vets, and many of the pioneers and noteables of the area. Map of Cemetery and interment lists are available online.

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 21 February 2016

I visited here in winter. I walked from downtown, it wasn't a long walk, a little over one mile. Google maps routed me to the back of the cemetery, there was no entrance. So I had to walk around to the front, about a .65...More

Thank McBride54487
Reviewed 30 July 2015

When Kalamazoo was hit by a tornado in 1980, Mountain Home Cemetery lost over 100 trees. It is still a beautiful spot. At the west end of the cemetery is the Jewish section where Edward Israel is buried. He was on the ill-fated Greely expedition...More

2  Thank Marigene
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This cemetery is by my neighborhood. It is an older cemetery, with some headstones dating to the 1800's. There is a bit of history here for the town of Kalamazoo. The terrain is fairly hilly but the cemetery itself isn't on as much land as...More

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