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Fort Rosecrans Cemetery

1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3601
+1 619-553-2084
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1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3601
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"buried here"
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"point loma"
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"resting place"
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"the pacific ocean"
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"white headstones"
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"rows and rows"
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"humbling experience"
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"men and women"
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"both sides"
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"pay tribute"
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"their lives"
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"peaceful place"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Probably the most serene and beautiful military cemetery in the western United States. Every bit as solemn and peaceful as a place like the Punchbowl in Hawaii or Arlington in Northern Virginia. Wandering among the headstones is a somber experience, and the rhythmic sounds of...More

Thank Nathan F
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful setting to recall military events in our history that cost people their lives. It is a place for quiet reflection.

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 6 days ago

this natl cemetery is one very amazing and beautiful place to visit. is very neat, designed wonderfully and a somber reminder of the price of freedom. don't forget to visit the Cabrillo monument which is right next to it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well laid out, stunning to look at, beautifully maintained, and well worth even driving through. Leaves a lasting impression and makes you reflect and appreciate so many sacrifices.

Thank k n
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful way to acknowledge the soldiers who paid a price for our freedom. Well kept, wonderful contemplative place for reflection.

Thank Suzanne0888
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can keep Arlington. If I could get into this place when I go, this would be it. But, it's been closed for many many years. Full up. Unless you're cremated. As a veteran, and, retired, and LOVE SAN DIEGO, this would be my ideal...More

Thank Richard G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The main office is closed, and there is not a notification, but on the door. The cemetery is impeccably maintained. The views are stunning. Most important, the number of sacrifices made for our freedom is humbling.

Thank T C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a bike ride with Bike Ride San Diego, & visited the Fort Rosencrans cemetery, which is immacutely maintained, & very impressive.

Thank Brian F
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited several American military cemeteries before and I have always admired how perfectly and with what respect they are maintained therefore I thought I know what I can expect when we planed visiting Fort Rosecrans Cemetery. But what I saw took my breath away....More

Thank EvaF2Eva
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This place was beautiful. Gorgeous view of the Pacific Ocean. Just up the road from Sunset Cliffs. What a great place for our navy & marines to be buried. Thank you 🙏.

Thank kellyr186
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Irene M
23 May 2017|
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry ... Just saw your question. There are lots on Shelter Island
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Christina C
20 March 2015|
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Response from xxxemail4saundra | Reviewed this property |
1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr, San Diego, CA 92106 Website information (above) has also been added so you can get hours, etc.
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