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Hollywood Cemetery

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Address: 412 S Cherry at Albemarle St, Richmond, VA
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Beautiful and Historical

I have been there several times and it is extremely beautiful. The grounds are kept up nicely and very easy to drive or walk if you so choose. There is also a lot of history there.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Mechanicsville, Virginia
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Mechanicsville, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been there several times and it is extremely beautiful. The grounds are kept up nicely and very easy to drive or walk if you so choose. There is also a lot of history there.

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Mc Leansville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A stop at Hollywood Cemetery is a must for a history buff. My husband could have spent a lot longer wandering through this cemetery if it wasn't such a cold and breezy morning. We navigated to presidents' circle and also took in views of the James River before getting back in the car to warm up.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cemetery is a HUGE! We drove it and got lost for a decent amount of time but did not mind as it is absolutely beautiful and full of CSA heroes. The pyramid is a sight to see by itself but there are amazing views throughout. Definitely worth a day to explore.

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Lancaster, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you enjoy visiting cemeteries, you will probably enjoy this one. It has the large historical monuments, the statues, decorative stones, and mausoleums; one built into the side of a hill. And mentioning hills, the whole cemetery is on rolling hills. I visited in late December, so it was pretty gray but well worth an hour if you have it.

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hollywood is a great historic cemetery that offers the best views of the James River and the city of Richmond. A must see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I love this place! Fun to look at the tombstones and epitaphs. Beautiful layout, trees, flowers and really cool mosuleums. A lot of history. Great for a walk. Peaceful, great place to read, walk, or just to sit and enjoy a nice day by yourself or with a significant other. In a weird way this place is kind of romantic... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the father-in-law and his wife to the cemetery on Christmas Day to walk around. Wanted to show them John Tyler's tomb but it was being restored off-site. We enjoyed the view of the James River, the Mausoleum and the drive around Davis Circle. Nice place to walk around as the views are good.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter is a recent transplant to Richmond. We were driving around the city, not sure of how to find our way, when we stumbled upon Hollywood Cemetery. I recognized the name as a famous historic cemetery, and suggested we go in. Much to my surprise, we spent a couple of hours! It was interesting, even fascinating, as well as... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very humbling and interesting place to visit. Lots of history here and excellent view of the James River and city lights. Great place for a field trip of older kids and very convenient to other area attractions.

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to drive or walk through. Lots of historically famous people buried here, not just Civil War era, and several cool monuments.

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