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Greenmount Cemetery

North and Greenmount Ave.s, Baltimore, MD
+1 410-539-0641
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Peaceful walk through history

We love cemeteries and the tales they can tell. Greenmount is the resting place for famous... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Johnny Eck, Ouija and John Wilkes Booth! You GOT TO GO!

Beautiful cemetery In a really shady part of town. I know I am born and raised in Baltimore. But... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Baltimore, Maryland
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John Wilkes Booth is buried in this eerie graveyard.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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North and Greenmount Ave.s, Baltimore, MD
+1 410-539-0641
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love cemeteries and the tales they can tell. Greenmount is the resting place for famous, infamous, statesmen, business people, and citizens of all stripes. Armed with a map from the office we set out to find the graves of those who interested us. The...More

Thank D R
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Beautiful cemetery In a really shady part of town. I know I am born and raised in Baltimore. But our main visit was for three graves. John Wilkes Booth and the Ouija board grave and Johnny Eck. -John Wilkes Booth's grave is actually a unmarked...More

1  Thank AllisonJessicaRabbit
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Historical Green Mount Cemetery located in one of the Baltimore's more seedy and run down neighborhoods. As a previous reviewer stated, you need to be constantly aware of your surrounding. Visitors must stop at the office and check in. They will provide you with a...More

1  Thank SneakinDeacon
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I'm not sure why people are going on and on about the neighborhood. It's fine. It's a city. The reviews had me nervous but honestly, it's fine. I went with my 13 year old godson who is a huge Lincoln fan and he wanted to...More

1  Thank NRF2442
Reviewed 12 June 2016

A beautiful green oasis in the busy city. You can see beautiful bronze sculptures here, too. But beyond all that is the amazing history. Names that a famous all over Baltimore can be found here, including Enoch Pratt, who funded the library system that still...More

1  Thank 1AnnieEliza
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The 4 original philanthropists of Baltimore, Elizabeth Garrett, Johns Hopkins, Johns Wilkes Booth, and more. Walking here is taking a walk thought Baltimore history!

Thank A2freqtrav
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Being that I love history, this was a must-see for me. Although I would do many things for the sake of history, by all means, please do not go alone. This cemetery is not in the best part of time. There is barbed wire over...More

Thank Aleisha J
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is a well maintained cemetery in a not so maintained part of Baltimore. If you go make sure its early . you can drive in the cemetery but you must check in at the office. We got a map and easily found the grave...More

Thank Petergun1962
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Green Mount is the fourth American cemetery established pursuant to England's "Rural Cemetery Movement " of the early nineteenth century. Located outside of the 1838 city limits,the cemetery is surrounded on all four sides by a high masonry wall, and is entered through a Gothic...More

2  Thank Peripatetic58
Reviewed 3 September 2015

The Greenmount Cemetery is a little slice of history where you would least expect it. It is the final resting place for some very famous and infamous people. If you appreciate the art and beauty of well crafted old head stones, then you are in...More

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