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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 September 14, 2012

Stopped on the way to Point Loma Lighthouse, and stayed for sunset. This is a military cemetery where all of the headstones are basically the same- much like Arlington National Cemetery. This place is up on the cliffs of the peninsula with stunning views of...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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Reviewed September 13, 2012

My grandfather is there. They do a wonderful job of keeping this a great place to visit. Very peaceful place to be able to reflect. Oh and some great views of San Diego

Thank ladysilver65
Reviewed September 11, 2012

I was traveling to the Cabrillo National Monument when I stumbled upon Fort Rosecrans Cemetery. A beautiful place overlooking the Pacific Ocean and the San Diego Bay. A very peaceful location.

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank Jim C
Reviewed September 8, 2012

This is a must see. It is so peaceful with a beautiful view. It is on the way to point loma so you can drive right through here.

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank TravelerMeg9
Reviewed September 4, 2012

attended the funeral services of my cousin; very well done and a beautiful ceremony. Beautiful views, very peaceful.

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Fran F
Reviewed August 30, 2012

Location was up on the hill. Was able to walk through the cemetery and look down upon the city. Thank you to all who serve our country.

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed August 27, 2012

The National Cemetery is just a powerful reminder of our freedom and liberty too many in America takes for granted!!!!!

Date of experience: August 2012
1  Thank BobandJane
Reviewed August 13, 2012

We accidently came upon the cemetary but we were humbled by the number of stones and the majesty of it overlooking the bay. Makes you proud to be an American and a veteran.

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Erica H
Reviewed August 12, 2012

This is where my heroes rest. My Uncle, who lead the first air raid on Rabaul, rests in the Phillipines. Too far to visit, so I come here to talk with him, and Him!

Date of experience: August 2012
1  Thank David B G
Reviewed August 9, 2012

My husband and I stumbled upon this cemetery while driving down the Point Loma peninsula to visit the Cabrillo National Monument and the Sunset Cliffs. It is a beautiful display of headstones with the pacific ocean as a backdrop. There are hundreds of markers on...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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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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