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“This is my go to peaceful place in Pittsburgh”
Review of Homewood Cemetery

Homewood Cemetery
Ranked #71 of 197 things to do in Pittsburgh
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Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

This cemetery is old school Pittsburgh. I love walking through the entire cemetery spring, summer, fall and even winter. I recognize so many Pittsburgh " royality"

Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 21 January 2015

I too visited the cemetery after my sixth visit to the Frick House. It is very hard to imagine being able to see Martha's grave from the house with all the growth that has taken place since the late 1800's. Millionaire's row is like viewing a miniature city with all the mausoleums. The staff in the office was very helpful too. Very good reads are Bittersweet Heiress and Henry C. Frick ,both by Martha Sanger Frick, the great granddaughter. She recounted the reports of Little Martha's death and funeral and also the funeral of Henry and how his burial chamber was pulled up Homewood Ave..

2  Thank fafiorrina
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Reviewed 6 July 2014

It's strange to have a cemetery available for review....but ok. This is a beautiful final resting place, where members of the Frick and Heinz families are buried. For sports fans, Pirates Hall of Fame 3B Pie Traynor is buried here.

Thank Andy P
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Reviewed 11 June 2014

I know it sounds weird, but if you like history this is the place to go. You will see the graves of popular well known people from the Pittsburgh area. You can walk around for hours and never stop being amazed.

2  Thank Carmine H
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Reviewed 4 September 2013

In this historic place you can find a lot of famous Pittsburgh's families graves. Mellon, Frick, Mesta, Brown etc... You can walk around for hours. Very spectacular.

2  Thank Guglielmo B
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