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Jimi Hendrix Grave Site

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Address: 350 Monroe Avenue NE, Greenwood Memorial Park, Renton, WA 98056
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+1 425-255-1511

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Gone but not forgotten

Beautiful memorial to Jimi. Loved the etchings in the marble with very poignant sayings from Jimi. He left so soon. Was sorry to lose another great artist, Prince, the day... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 April 2016
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Ketchikan, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Beautiful memorial to Jimi. Loved the etchings in the marble with very poignant sayings from Jimi. He left so soon. Was sorry to lose another great artist, Prince, the day following our visit to the memorial.

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Maple Valley, WA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This was on the list of must do's for my niece and her boyfriend on their visit to WA. I hadn't been and really wasn't interested. I was thoroughly impressed. It's really a nice monument to Hendrix. If you are into music and are a fan I highly recommend checking it out.

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Glasgow, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

This was a very tastefully-done tribute to one of the absolute legends of rock music. There weren't other visitors there while we were there but it apparently generates some traffic. Others left mementos at the gravesite.

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Kent, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

Since Jimi is local and I am of that era, I had to check this out. Interesting that it isn't just for him, it's for anyone in his family and there are many spots waiting for family to join him. Family has famously quarreled about his legacy but this is a nice and peaceful place not too far as the... More 

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San Diego, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

I thought the memorial was great... a must see for the music lovers.. Beautiful cemetery and what an amazing memorial to one of the best guitarist ever !!!

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Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

After visiting the Jimi Hendrix Experience back in 2011, it was only right for me to pay my respects to the memorial. Very nice and well put together. If you are in the area, definitely a must see.

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Renton, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

This is a monument to local son and genius musician, Jimi Hendrix, of which I'm proud to see him honored in this way. As a resident of Renton I take every opportunity to visit this 'temple to a messenger of change' and one of those gifted guitarist/musician who will never be equalled in the totality of his artistry.

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Renton, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

I was fortunate enough to see Jimi in concert. When I moved to Renton, and found out he was buried here, I knew I had to pay a visit to this rock legend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

As a lifelong Hendrix fan, his gravesite was high up on my list of places I wanted to visit before I check out for good. It was well worth the wait. The monument is very classy...a loving memorial to Jimi, and a great place to just linger and contemplate what he meant to the music world. There were 4 of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

Jimi is in a great spot. Must see rock icon. My brother and I are both huge fans and on his first visit to Seattle, his first stop was to see his brother, and his next stop was to see Jimi. It's a nice little outing and for a cemetery, a nice memorial to visit.

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