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Stunning view

I drive by here regularly (on purpose) and am filled with such reverence. Memorial Day and... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
Much more impressing than Arlington in DC

...and super well maintained and almost empty. What do you want more in a cemetery? Lots and lots... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
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1300 Sneath Ln, San Bruno, CA 94066-2099
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

On a recent visit to the San Francisco Bay area, my wife and I took the time to visit the Golden Gate National Cemetery located in San Bruno (about 12 miles south of San Francisco). Over the years, our travels have afforded us the opportunity...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2018

I drive by here regularly (on purpose) and am filled with such reverence. Memorial Day and Veteran's Day attending the ceremony's is amazing.

Thank Suzanne0718
Reviewed September 9, 2018

An absolutely beautiful spot to give your respect. We spent an hour here and it will be a life long memory

Thank chiants
Reviewed August 3, 2018

...and super well maintained and almost empty. What do you want more in a cemetery? Lots and lots of walking in peace. Just great.

Thank TheRealGelatoGirl
Reviewed July 4, 2018

This cemetery was breath taking. The tribute paid to these brave soldiers priceless. Many of the soliders had their wives & children laid to rest bedside then.

Thank Will C
Reviewed May 24, 2018

This is a huge military cemetery that is always well cared for and flags are placed for all appropriate remembrance days. I did go by it about 6 months ago and some renovation and at the end of a row of head stones a Dead...More

1  Thank sandygreenberg
Reviewed November 28, 2017

This is the national cemetery in Presidio. Very well maintained. This place has a dignified look. Worth appreciating those who are maintaining this place in such a beautiful way - this gives a lot of peace to family members of great veterans who laid down...More

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We passed the Golden Gate National Cemetery so we stopped to look. What a credit to the people who look after it very tidy and well kept. Nice to see all those brave Military Men and Wife's remembered like this.

Thank Raymond471
Reviewed June 19, 2017

We called to walk the Cemetery and pay respects to all those who lay there, the grounds and gardens are kept immaculate, flower beds full of colour and easy walking paths, whilst visiting the Korean war memorial we were fortunate enough to speak to a...More

Thank Martyn H
Reviewed May 26, 2017

When you walk among the headstones in this National Cemetery, you feel the emotions and feelings of our great country. We went to the Memorial Day Celebration at the Golden Gate National Cemetery in San Bruno CA and experienced all the details and facts about...More

Thank Fran G
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Heading to Golden Gate Bridge, we passed this cemetery and had to stop. It's big and powerful to see, very moving.

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November 11, 2016|
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Response from rubyprivate | Reviewed this property |
I brought my dog to a Veterans Day ceremony and nobody said anything to me about it. I imagine, you've got to pick up your dog poop.