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Fort Rosecrans Cemetery

Closes in 21 min: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3601
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This is a beautiful cemetery to come pay your respects to those that came before us. Well kept and set up nicely.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Captain_AmeriDad
Reviewed 3 days ago

I can see why those who served in the US Navy would like to be buried here as part of it overlooks San Diego on one side and the Pacific Ocean on the other. There is a memorial to the US Wasp (sunk in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vahanning
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very sombering experience and a wonderful location. Worth a visit if you are in the Point Loma area..

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank martinkp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place to pay homage to our veterans. Must vist at Christmas time when there are wreaths placed. Just down the road from Cabrillo National Park.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dileep B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I feel slightly bad rating the cemetery so high, but it is a beautiful and serene place. It was well laid out and is very well taken care of. You must drive through on the main road to get to Cabrillo National Monument, so make...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank WeAtTheSea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing view of the San Diego from all directions. Great views of the city and the ocean. Nice way to honor our service men and women for all they have done for our country. Definitely worthwhile to visit. I rode the bike to visit and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank William G
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Beautiful and excellently maintained; it is worth the time to stop when you are on your way out to the lighthouse. It straddles both side of the Loma Ridge...windward and leeward sides. We have been there many times especially when family come to town it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

We drove through the cemetery during an all day tour through SD. The grounds are kept incredibly beautiful and overlooks San Diego Bay. It's just so peaceful.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AliBug
Reviewed October 19, 2018

It amazes me that many reviews state that this is just a cemetery. While they are stating the obvious, it is special in that many of those buried here died in the service of their country so that others could be free to visit where...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank J C
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Fort Rosecrans has got to be the most scenic cemetery I’ve ever seen. There are many graves, and it seems to go on for a ways on both sides of the street on the way out toward Point Loma. I didn’t spend that much time,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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IreneM4071
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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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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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