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Fort Rosecrans Cemetery

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1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3601
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

For a funeral experience, I was unimpressed. Rosecrans is very busy with burials so I felt rushed. But now all that is over and it's a wonderful cemetery to visit. The ocean views are fantastic and it's a great place to remember Grandpa.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jane92123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the dozens of sites we visited (we are from New York). It is one that you can remain very quiet and internalize the heartfelt feelings when you visit the cemetery. Take some time to visit the Cabrillo Memorial... it is an...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Connector42054
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving to the Point Loma Lighthouse the road curves back and forth through the cemetery where straight rows of grave markers line the soft hillside . Thes markers are of thousands of those who have served to make this country and especially the whole area...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 53Prince53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we stopped here for a quick visit and the place is absolutely amazing. very beautiful grounds and scenery

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank medicn8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The grounds are meticulously maintained. It is beautiful looking across to San Diego. A beautiful place to pay my love and respect to John

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank stacierussell9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
1  Thank Captain_AmeriDad
Reviewed 5 weeks 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 December 10, 2018

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 November 25, 2018

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 November 25, 2018

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
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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.