We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Oak Grove Cemetery

N. Lanana St., Nacogdoches, TX 75961
933-564-7351
Save
Review Highlights
Quiet and historical

I love old cemeteries and this one is just lovely with the large trees and beautiful old church... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RNRVTravler
,
Crestview, Florida
via mobile
a lot of Nacogdoches history here

one of the oldest cemetries in town.Texas dignitaries here and cross section of town history,The... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
keithmillard
,
Nacogdoches
Read all 36 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
More
Four signers of the Texas Declaration of Independence are buried here, including Thomas J. Rusk.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
N. Lanana St., Nacogdoches, TX 75961
CONTACT
933-564-7351
Write a Review
Reviews (36)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love old cemeteries and this one is just lovely with the large trees and beautiful old church next door. It has plenty of shade so you can browse through a bit more comfortably.

Thank RNRVTravler
Reviewed 18 May 2017

one of the oldest cemetries in town.Texas dignitaries here and cross section of town history,The visitor center downtown can provide information for a walking tour of the cemetary, just 2-3 blocks from downtown.

Thank keithmillard
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Found Thomas J Rusk's grave here. Very interesting to walk among one of the founders of Texas. Certainly worth a look.

1  Thank Lance K
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed wandering thru and looking at all the beautiful, old monuments. Lots of history here. If you've got the time it's worth at least a drive thru.

Thank Kay L
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I visited Oak Grove this week. I love to drive through the gates and go back in time to see the graves of ancestors. I take my grandsons and show them where historical people have been laid to rest. History is almost lost on young...More

Thank PattiFireflies
Reviewed 23 August 2016

An old historic cemetery with many important Texans buried here including many members of my family. It's a well maintained cemetery and not too large where you can't walk over and explore the many interesting and historical graves.

Thank Sputerbug
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Several signers of the Tx Declaration of Independence are buried here, first secretary of war, Texas first millionaire, and many more. Make sure you either read ahead of time the history or pick up some info at the visitors center so you know what you...More

1  Thank BushkaTexas
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Pretty cool history to walk around and learn about the area. Teenagers were excited to just get out and walk. They also enjoy history too.

Thank 1Trotta
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This is a large cemetery located in the historic district. Great place to visit for Texas history buffs. There are some historic graves; most are well-marked.

Thank DPerkins1954
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This is a great old cemetery. It's a must see for history buffs. Cemetery is full of historical graves, most are well marked.

Thank B75wilson
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Clear Springs Restaurant
373 reviews
.96 km away
Auntie Pasta's Italian Kitchen
331 reviews
.94 km away
Dolli's Diner
116 reviews
.61 km away
Butcher Boys Smokehouse & Deli
128 reviews
.69 km away
Nearby Attractions
Nacogdoches Visitor's Center
124 reviews
.56 km away
East Trail
15 reviews
.62 km away
Sterne Hoya House Museum
48 reviews
.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Oak Grove Cemetery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit