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Lakewood Cemetery

3600 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-3889
+1 612-822-2171
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Visit a cemetary? You betcha!

This is a beautiful place with nice views. It is visitor friendly and an easy tour on bicycle or... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2016
Peter P
Groton, CT
Beautiful Cemetery, Poor Customer Service

I understand that a cemetery of this magnitude is busy with funeral arrangements and burials, but... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
Chicago, Illinois
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One of the most beautiful cemeteries in the country
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“buried here” (11 reviews)
“mosaic tiles” (4 reviews)
“memorial day” (4 reviews)
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3600 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-3889
+1 612-822-2171
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

This is a beautiful place with nice views. It is visitor friendly and an easy tour on bicycle or car. There is a visitor's center and a map is available showing several points of interest.

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I understand that a cemetery of this magnitude is busy with funeral arrangements and burials, but was disappointed by the cold, borderline curt reception I received by the staff. I have a relative buried in the veteran's section and asked for details about his burial....More

2  Thank cmbeaird
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Just a lovely walk/ drive through the large cemetery. Beautiful stones and grounds. you must see the gorgeous mosaic chapel. Names you know.. Hubert.Humphrey Curt Carlson

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

The Memorial Day service at 10:30 is a real treat for me every year. I have family interred at Lakewood. They go all out to make the service a real tribute and an enjoyable experience. The readings are great, the speakers are always interesting, the...More

Thank Terry A
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Lakewood Cemetery is less than 5 minutes drive or walk from the center of Uptown. For visitors it is on Hennepin Avenue, so driving straight along Hennepin from the banks of the Mississippi West , through downtown Mpls to Uptown and beyond...this was the past...More

1  Thank deem705
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This place is amazingly beautiful. Be sure to visit the Rose Garden nearby. Also, explore the Uptown area on Lake and Hennepin.

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This is a beautiful space. It is where Tiny Tim rests permanently. I have been here for funerals and other events. Their beautiful chapel hosts weddings also. The ground are gorgeous with reflection pond, sculptures and beautiful windows.

1  Thank M G
Reviewed 21 April 2016

In a morbid way, very peaceful for a walk and well manicured and maintained greens. Enjoy the surroundings.

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 20 April 2016

They have beautiful grounds and buildings. The setting is across from lake Calhoun and in the heart of the Uptown area near downtown Minneapolis.

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 19 April 2016

As cemeteries on a bright, sunny day go, THIS is the place. Immaculate grounds, peaceful oasis in the heart of the city, readable headstones with which to ponder your mortality. I'm sure there are famous people buried here, but I don't care. Come here for...More

Thank Zurich A
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