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Historic Cemetery

Beautifully designed cemetery layout full of magnolia trees. Worth a visit! Especially when the... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
SetarehRoo
Historical Cemetery-that's worth a visit

If you are looking for a quiet and peaceful historical place (no pun intended), this lovely... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
ThomasinNC
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

Beautifully designed cemetery layout full of magnolia trees. Worth a visit! Especially when the "Walk with Spirits" tour is set up.

Thank SetarehRoo
Reviewed 29 July 2018

If you are looking for a quiet and peaceful historical place (no pun intended), this lovely historical cemetery is worth a visit. Each of the statues on the graves are interesting, but the wear and tear is showing from the weather and time. Do check...More

1  Thank ThomasinNC
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We visited this on the way out of Augusta and were pleased to see names here that were associated with other areas we visited in town. Very interesting monuments and historical information. Confederate section has a large area of soldier graves and a small area...More

Thank charleslambert392
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The statues on all the graves are so interesting to read. A good place to learn about the meaning of some of the different things on the monuments. It is divided into sections by culture. The Chinese and Jewish section was very interesting also

Thank jrn7tan
Reviewed 29 April 2018

If you are a history buff or enjoy historic places, you can easily spend 3-4 hours walking around. I wish they would fix the roadway throughout this beautiful cemetery.

Thank Jacky S
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Attended the funeral of a friend several months ago and went back to walk through.This is a beautiful old cemetery. Much can be learned about families of Augusta by walking through. The tombstones and sayings engraved on them are worthy of seeing.

Thank ASH814
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I LOVE old cemetaries & this one is the best I've been to! The oldest date that I saw on a head stone was 1797! Just think of the history!!! It was an amazing history lesson just reading the dates. MANY Civil War era graves!...More

Thank brianbX5838WO
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Very historic cemetery, some of Augustas founding fathers and very important people are here,I could spend hours looking.

Thank bucwheat
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This a very interesting and old cementary. It has some graves dating back to the civil war and before. The city does a good job taking care of it. A must visit for history buffs.

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

My husband and I were spending some time in Augusta, GA avoiding hurricane Matthew. We always enjoy old cemeteries, and Magnolia Cemetery is the oldest one in Augusta, GA. What a hidden gem! We spent a few hours wandering through this historic location. Magnolia Cemetery...More

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