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Address: 1502 West Central Ave, Toledo, OH 43606
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Alot of history, very old, monuments amazing!!

If you love walking thru cemeteries, this one is amazing!! Dates back years and years!!! Some stones are so old, you can't read them anymore. I love walking thru just picturing... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 September 2016
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Oregon, Ohio
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Oregon, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

If you love walking thru cemeteries, this one is amazing!! Dates back years and years!!! Some stones are so old, you can't read them anymore. I love walking thru just picturing the people that once walked on this earth. How different they were from us today. If you like history, take a stroll thru this one.

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Toledo, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Beautiful landscaping, great old trees and a multitude of artful memorial stones make for a pleasant trip through the grounds of this burial place. Make sure you find the Old Newsboys Pyramid monument.

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ANNA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful cemetery, worth the visit. The pyramid was pretty cool to see. This is a very peaceful cemetery, very well kept and a lot of beautiful mosuleums. Lots of old history. I highly recommend visiting this cemetery if you are looking for something to do in Toledo.

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Toledo, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Very tranquil place. It's laid out in different areas. Was surprised to see an area only for infants. The stones and monuments are beautiful. The lake area in very relaxing. I happened on this place when my son was learning to drive. with all the roadways and very little traffic it worked out nicely for him to learn the size... More 

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detroit, michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Go to see the hand maid pyramid grave marker. Lots of Obelisks and Mausoleums to see also. A beautiful Lake flows through it. Its very nice and tranquil.

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Toledo, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Woodlawn Cemetery has the most unusual monuments that I have seen. That it is an historical cemetery shows that many prominent people of our city chose the beauty of this cemetery for their final resting place.

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

Established in 1876, this beautifully landscaped cemetery was part of the nation's rural cemetery movement. This focused on establishing cemeteries outside rapidly growing cities to address overcrowding, possible public health risks and the need for leisure space. Woodlawn is on the National Register of Historic Places Today, at least 65,000 individuals, from babies to prominent Toledo citizens, are interred within... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

No zombies! Great place to play frisbee with the dog. Although you might need to move a few large rocks outta the way, that seem to litter the place.

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Holland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2014

My parents are here, it is very peaceful, lots of old monuments, winding creek adds to a great atmosphere. Hope when its my time, I stay here!

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Perrysburg, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2014

Woodlawn is Toledo's edition of the "Rural Cemetery Movement" of the late 19th century. Well laid out with miles of curving roadways, ponds and a great collection of trees and shrubs. It is especially picturesque in the springtime when the flowering tress are in bloom; fall is another very colorful period. Pick up a copy of "Toledo's Woodlawn Cemetery" (Arcadia... More 

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