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Silverdale Confederate Cemetery

7710 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421-1028
+1 423-892-0525
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Worthwhile but sad

I had to climb walls to get inside (perhaps an entrance I couldn't see) and was saddened - perhaps... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Raye R
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Asheville, North Carolina
A piece of history

We stumbled upon this place completely by accident. We happened to be staying across the street in... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Maren R
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7710 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421-1028
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+1 423-892-0525
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

I had to climb walls to get inside (perhaps an entrance I couldn't see) and was saddened - perhaps lack of funding but the grounds were not kept. Not a lot of advertising - I stumbled on it.

Thank Raye R
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place completely by accident. We happened to be staying across the street in a hotel a spotted it. Very small and not much to see, but there is a small box with recordings about the cemetery. If you like history you...More

Thank Maren R
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I am a lover of History and Archeology…good reasons to travel. While visiting friends in Dalton, GA, they invited me to visit historical sites in Chattanooga, Tennessee. This cemetery received my attention. A brief story tells us that the 155 unknown confederate graves belong to...More

1  Thank Preciosa57
Reviewed 16 November 2016

You won't find this cemetery very easily but the stop is worth while as it is the final resting place of Confederate soldiers who fought in the battle of Perryville and were brought back to Chattanooga to recover. It has been neglected over the years...More

Thank Monica58860
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Years ago, this place was back way from everything. Now buildings have built up all around it. You can look through the gate, but you can't go inside. Not much to see, but for a civil war buff it is interesting.

Thank Jonesishere
Reviewed 21 September 2016

A beautiful memorial without much fanfare, this little plot of land serves as the resting place of the Civil War. Anyone who enjoys old cemeteries or Civil War history should take a minute to pay their respects to part of our Southern heritage. Much respect...More

1  Thank LisaandBruce
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is a must see. Historical and peaceful at the same time. Love it! Will visit again and again. A must

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I'm in Chattanooga on business but wanted to check out some of the sights. I stumbled upon this cemetery on TripAdvisor and found it well worth the 5 mile drive from my hotel (which was about 30 minutes each way due to Saturday mall traffic)....More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 18 June 2016

we were waiting on our motel room when my daughter said moma lets go to the confederate cementery she saw it across from motel I saoid ok so we spent several hours there the place is great, its a must see, we took lots of...More

Thank lindacox000
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend is from Chattanooga and never knew about this place. Between the Harley shop and the hotel, a dirt drive takes you to this resting place of 155 brave men. It's sad that their are only a few headstones to tell who these men...More

Thank Kevin W
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