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Silverdale Confederate Cemetery

7710 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421-1028
+1 423-892-0525
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As you walk through the gates you can just imagine the battle that took place here. There are rocks... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Lookout Mountain, Georgia
Such a peaceful place to visit

My husband loves history and I love old cemeteries. This was a perfect place for us to go and walk... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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7710 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421-1028
+1 423-892-0525
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

As you walk through the gates you can just imagine the battle that took place here. There are rocks that soldiers carved their names which makes it even more real. If you enjoy Civil War History this is a must visit.

Thank whitewater4
Reviewed 8 November 2017

My husband loves history and I love old cemeteries. This was a perfect place for us to go and walk through. It's rich in history and so interesting.

Thank 698paulah
Reviewed 15 September 2017

It is well worth the time to visit this small cemetery. It is unique in that it was a burial place for unknown soldiers. It is a good place for a time of quiet reflection.

Thank mysticshore
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Oddly enough a cemetery brings to life the men that fought and died during the critical battles of Chattanooga and Chickamauga. These were real people and each gravesite makes the loss of a real family so many years ago.

Thank 1BamaBacker
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Those who would most enjoy this are people with a deep interest in the Civil War and knowledge of the battles and aftermath in Chattanooga. Those buried here died in local "hospitals" after the battle. There was a redoubt (currently a soccer field) close by...More

Thank travellingvol
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a very moving place to see. You must go. Many young men and boys lost there lives in Chattanooga. It is part of our history as a nation.

Thank Richard C
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
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