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Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery

corner William Street and Washington Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA
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Really impressive

One of the many historic sites of Fredericksburg. You'll want to read an article about it at the... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
Ralph S
,
Newport Beach, California
Beautiful!

Maintained beautifully. Lots of history to look at and explore. We went first thing in the morning... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
M M
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Taneytown
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“buried here” (5 reviews)
“somber place” (3 reviews)
“memorial day” (4 reviews)
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corner William Street and Washington Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

One of the many historic sites of Fredericksburg. You'll want to read an article about it at the Visitor's Center. You really must stop here when in the area

Thank Ralph S
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Maintained beautifully. Lots of history to look at and explore. We went first thing in the morning and it was very quiet in the area.

Thank M M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This is a well kept cemetery, with grass being mowed once a week. Some gravestones are so weathered to the point I couldn't read any names or numbers, the oldest being 1840, with the latest at January 2009. Have read over 1000 confederate troops of...More

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery is a well-maintained resting place of six Confederate generals and more than 3,300 Southern soldiers. Most of the graves are unknown. The tombstones are old and hard to read. Some graves have modern monuments. There is a tall statue of a Confederate...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 30 August 2017

For the history buff, you will appreciate this place. Again, it was a sad time in our history. Take time to experience this Confederate Cemetry.

Thank Judi700
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Mix of confederate soldiers and community. Soldiers are buried at the very back of the cemetery. Watch your step as ground is uneven.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

What a beautiful place. It is hard to imagine a place that was created by so much violence. This site only tales about an hour and is worth the time it takes to visit,

Thank SlowPoke59
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is a lovely, well-kept tribute to the Confederate dead. It is a quiet place to reflect on the impact that the Civil War had on our nation, both the North and South. Many of the soldiers buried here were fighting for their homeland, and...More

Thank hopeinnc
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We walked through here on a hot day, but found many shade trees. There is no guide and the boxes set aside for information, were empty. It's intereesting, but I'd not plan to spend too much time. There are several Civil War generals buried here,...More

Thank 161VAGirl
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Hopefully this monument to fallen soldiers will never be removed. People seem to be forgetting that these southern men were fighting for their families, homes and country.

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