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Fort Rosecrans Cemetery

1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3601
+1 619-553-2084
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“buried here” (62 reviews)
“point loma” (103 reviews)
“resting place” (53 reviews)
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1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3601
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+1 619-553-2084
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"buried here"
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"point loma"
in 103 reviews
"resting place"
in 53 reviews
"the pacific ocean"
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"white headstones"
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"humbling experience"
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"rows and rows"
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"men and women"
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"both sides"
in 40 reviews
"pay tribute"
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"their lives"
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"peaceful place"
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"memorial day"
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"awe inspiring"
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"san diego bay"
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Reviewed yesterday

Maybe I'm prejudice, my name is already on a stone at Fort Rosecrans as my darling wife of 48 years waits for me. This is a very special place with amazing views of San Diego City, Harbor, and the Pacific.

Thank Pete W
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The cemetery, near Point Loma is spectacular. The cemetery itself is very pleasing on the eye, and you can easily sit their for hours just absorbing the calmness and the beauty of the place. Of course, the views are spectacular and you can see pretty...More

Thank Rohan C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful location for this cemetery surrounded by nature overlooking the water. It is very clean and well kept. Free parking and no admission. You can drive around on the cemetery, too.

Thank CraigSabine
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery is on a hill dipping into the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean. It is about 10 miles west of downtown San Diego. Scenic panoramic views of the Coronado Island across the San Diego Bay and Pacific Ocean. The cemetery is...More

Thank Sligolass2015
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was very moving passing by in our tour and seeing the thoudands of tomb stones from thoes who died in the various wars.

Thank olie293
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful Cemetery and very well kept, beautiful view of the Harbor from here and can also see Cabrillo National Monument and Lighthouse

1  Thank Marlene O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very moving and beautiful ground, totally appropriate for our service members. Easy to get there, every one respectful of the solemnity of the place.

Thank Gus-Viking
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely beautifully kept grounds. Row after row resting place for our honored military. It is located high on a hill, over looking the Pacific Ocean. It made me think of a perfect resting place for all the men and women who served in the Pacific...More

Thank Z6477CDdeborahr
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband's uncle is buried here, so we wanted to see his grave site. This cemetery is the most beautiful sight I have ever seen for a burial grounds. The view of the ocean is incredible and the whole experience is just amazing and unforgettable.

Thank mrsgnome
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

On a hill with beautiful views, are thousands of pristine, perfectly aligned, white gravestones, marking the passage of those who served their country in the military, including those who gave their lives in combat. Remember them with thanks and love.

Thank Diane H
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Irene M
May 23, 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
March 20, 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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