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Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery

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Nice to walk through

Our entire trip was a Civil War vacation, so it was quite interesting to walk through this pretty... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2018
SharonSCalifornia
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California
Well preserved cemetery to our Fallen.

Well preserved, large Confederate Cemetery in the heart of Historic Fredericksburg, VA. I found it... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
michaelmcmillan
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Birmingham, Alabama
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corner William Street and Washington Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

A dedicated site that recognizes our Civil War dead. Do your research in advance or stop by the visor center and pick up a leaflet. There is little on-site information

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Reviewed June 23, 2018

Questions I asked of myself before deciding to visit, Is this a must see? Should we be honoring those who supported the Confederacy? The cemetery is small compared to others in the area. It unique in that it serves both as a city resting place...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2018

Our entire trip was a Civil War vacation, so it was quite interesting to walk through this pretty cemetery and see the monuments and head stones.

1  Thank SharonSCalifornia
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Well preserved, large Confederate Cemetery in the heart of Historic Fredericksburg, VA. I found it great for a peaceful walk, assuming you have good weather.

Thank michaelmcmillan
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Nice visit, loaded with history with burials dating to early 1800's. Quiet oasis away from noise and traffic of downtown Fredericksburg.

Thank WARNINGSHOTBILL
Reviewed December 17, 2017

One of the many historic sites of Fredericksburg. You'll want to read an article about it at the Visitor's Center. You really must stop here when in the area

Thank Ralph S
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

Maintained beautifully. Lots of history to look at and explore. We went first thing in the morning and it was very quiet in the area.

Thank M M
Reviewed October 23, 2017

This is a well kept cemetery, with grass being mowed once a week. Some gravestones are so weathered to the point I couldn't read any names or numbers, the oldest being 1840, with the latest at January 2009. Have read over 1000 confederate troops of...More

Thank Jack L
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery is a well-maintained resting place of six Confederate generals and more than 3,300 Southern soldiers. Most of the graves are unknown. The tombstones are old and hard to read. Some graves have modern monuments. There is a tall statue of a Confederate...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed August 30, 2017

For the history buff, you will appreciate this place. Again, it was a sad time in our history. Take time to experience this Confederate Cemetry.

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