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Westview Cemetery

1680 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30310-1231
+1 404-691-4124
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“buried here” (2 reviews)
“battle” (2 reviews)
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1680 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30310-1231
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+1 404-691-4124
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go for the history, the architecture, and the peaceful grounds. There are maps for walking tours and occasionally you can get a guided tour. This is the largest cemetery in the Southeast, so bring your best walking shoes and a camera. The who's who of...More

Thank Westgalady
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Westview Cemetery on Atlanta Georgia is where the battle of Atlanta began. This is a little known fact that the battle started out as the battle of Ezra church. The Abbey is a MUST see. Extremely pretty! Uncle Remus, William Hartsfield the Haverty brothers among...More

Thank Drew W
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A spacious final resting place which invariably takes on a greater importance when friends and loved ones are laid there. Some, all too soon.

Thank arockefellerview
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

An interesting place for a walk or a drive. A very pastoral setting. This is a very large cemetery and very active.

Thank JohnB57Jonesboro
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

My sister teaches Death and Dying so she likes to visit cemeteries. This one is very interesting. From the almost medieval looking tower when you enter (no idea what it was) to the large number of beautiful stones, the cemetery was quite interesting. Then there...More

Thank ChrisGM578
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

On vacation in Atlanta, and for some reason we enjoy visiting cemeteries. This is by far the one of the largest we have ever driven through. We knew nothing about the place and had no guidance, just drove around and observed the landscape, monuments and...More

Thank mawdooms
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Reviewed 2 December 2015

A cemetery on the south side of Atlanta. Oakland filled up and then came Westview. But you have to die to stay here.

Thank EcoAdventuretraveler
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Reviewed 8 November 2015

Many Atlanta greats are buried here, and in the summer there are concerts and bike tours to really learn and appreciate the history of this cemetery...after your visit, venture across the street to Six Feet Under or Tin Lizzy's for food and drinks!

Thank Audrey B
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

An interesting old cemetery, in a run-down section of Atlanta. It is safe within the cemetery, but not so safe in the neighborhood around it. Very large area with heavily forested trails along the eastern edge. We have seen deer along the trails. Great old...More

1  Thank David908
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

Although it doesn't have the cheek-to-jowl packed charm of it's cousin Oakland Cemetary, Westview is well worth the trip west of downtown. Westview is the elegant, dignified counterpoint to Oakland's vibrant, visual-overload chaos. Westview doesn't have the multitude of statues and imposing monuments to Atlanta's...More

2  Thank seyfun
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