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Fort Rosecrans Cemetery

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1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3601
+1 619-553-2084
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

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
Reviewed June 9, 2018

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
Reviewed May 30, 2018

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 Peter R
Reviewed May 30, 2018

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

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Reviewed May 29, 2018

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
Reviewed May 17, 2018

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
Reviewed May 16, 2018

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
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
Reviewed May 8, 2018

My nephew, who is a marine had Ft. Rosecrans Cemetery on our must see list. What a beautiful and moving tribute to our fallen soldiers. We went at sundown and honestly, what a humbling experience as colors played over the loudspeakers off in the distance.

Thank Debbie Z
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

While going to Point Lima State Park, we saw this cemetery and were in total disbelief as we had no idea this existed in San Diego and then the thought of what it truly meant left us a bit emotional. Where it is located overlooking...More

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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.