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Hollywood Cemetery

412 S Cherry at Albemarle St, Richmond, VA
+1 804-648-8501
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412 S Cherry at Albemarle St, Richmond, VA
+1 804-648-8501
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Reviewed 6 days ago

There are some really famous families/people buried in Richmond's Famous Hollywood Cemetery so it is a must see. The monuments and sculptures are amazing! I really recommend you bring a camera and if you are into rubbings, wax paper and crayons for creating some one...More

Thank Carrie L
Reviewed 6 days ago

The sole purpose of a visit was to view the Confederate memorial. This is a 90 foot high granite pyramid. The blocks are from the James River, which are not bonded, only the weight of the upper blocks hold the structure in place. The pyramid's...More

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cemetery is an amazingly beautiful haven of solitude and is ripe for a time of contemplation. The final resting place for former Presidents and national figures, along with many long-forgotten more-common folk, it is a marvel of arboreal and architectural beauty. Well worth a...More

Thank GrampyW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a large and historic cemetery in which thousand of Confederate soldiers are interred, along with U. S. Presidents James Monroe and John Tyler, Confederate President Jefferson Davis, and Major General J. E. B. Stuart.

Thank Seawolf30
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having been away from Richmond for many years and only spending time visiting with family when in town, my aunt and I opted to visit Hollywood; a gem hidden on the banks of the James river which I had long forgotten about. With the winding...More

1  Thank JohnOfSouthCharlotte
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful cemetary along the banks of the James River. Walkimg through and admiring the interesting tombstones and monuments is a must

Thank beccapaige4483
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hollywood Cemetery if filled with with hills and foliage. This is a beautiful place to walk, ride a bike or drive your car. The headstones are amazing and there are so many historic people buried there. The cemetery also overlooks the James River and tours...More

Thank Melanie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live in Richmond and have been here many times. I can never get over how big it is! I would recommend driving through it first to get your bearings and decide where you want to explore. Be aware there is not much parking inside...More

1  Thank moonlitemom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best cemeteries to visit just for it's beauty and history. Several US presidents and Confederate officers are buried here. The art work of the mausoleums is outstanding and very unique. It sits on hills high above the James River and the city...More

1  Thank Carole H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent about two hours here walking and driving. The history here is fantastic. River views are also very beautiful. Unfortunately the office is closed over the weekend so we could not obtain a map or get other information about tours. That is the only reason...More

1  Thank Douglas B
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Response from Hot-tea-and-Scones | Reviewed this property |
Richmond is a city where you can be very safe one minute but walking one block over puts you in a dangerous area. Being that you are from the UK, I would suggest that you be cautious and careful. Walking from the Capitol to... More
13 June 2016|
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Response from Nell M | Reviewed this property |
We drove around!