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Knox County Old Gray Cemetery

543 N Broadway St, Knoxville, TN 37917-7408
+1 865-522-1424
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Very nice looking place

Very historical and a lot of things to see great place just to walk around and look at all the... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Debbie C
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Powell, Tennessee
Beautiful Old Cemetery

Peaceful and beautiful place to visit! ! Lots of history on these grounds and a great spot to... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Brenda C
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543 N Broadway St, Knoxville, TN 37917-7408
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Very historical and a lot of things to see great place just to walk around and look at all the surroundings there great family place to go to as well or just go to take some pics as well very old stones there

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Peaceful and beautiful place to visit! ! Lots of history on these grounds and a great spot to photograph!

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This cemetery is one of the most beautiful around, but always be on alert for strange behaviour when visiting. This is about 2 blocks from the homeless shelter hub, which unfortunately contributes to it often being littered with people who won't think twice about approaching...More

Thank Brandi V
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This is a must-see for cemetery lovers and history buffs. The "roads" are narrow and you can just imagine horse and carriages coming thru here in another era. Beautiful and a great place to spend some real time to peruse the many wonderful headstones.

Thank FranknMary1
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great Old Cemetery to visit, but be warned of the homeless and trash left there.... I have always wanted to visit this old cemetery, but was leery after reading about the homeless being there and how litter was everywhere. We went today and it was...More

Thank honestworkerbee
Reviewed 16 September 2016

After visiting the adjacent National Cemetery, this old historic cemetery containing resting places of many important local and state people was disappointing to say the least. Firstly, the grass needs a good cutback, then there is the trash just left around the site by people...More

Thank _wrowlanda
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I'm as sympathetic as the next person, but do the homeless people really have to LIVE here? It is within walking distance of the Mission District (yes, it does exist) and the city is overwhelmed with services for these people, so please get them out...More

Thank heyjudithz
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We drove over an hour to see this place. The cemetery looks interesting and historical, however was completely spoiled by an infestation of homeless people and trash everywhere. My family of four felt uncomfortable and left immediately...

Thank Nik G
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Peaceful to walk through and look at the gorgeous monuments and you will find some famous names as well. Tennessee is the Marble State, btw.

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 6 June 2016

this is a nice cemetary. it has a very small gate to get into and is a little difficult to drive through but it can be done.

Thank Judy D
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