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Glendale Cemetery

150 Glendale Ave, Akron, OH 44302-1914
+1 330-253-2317
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Awesome experience!

Had an amazing few hours touring Glendale. I did a drive through first to check it out and couldnt... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jlm062376
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North Canton, Ohio
Kind of spooky

An interesting places to take photographs and wander around. Very peaceful yet sad and slightly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MiaSingsWtihUkw
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Akron, Ohio
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“civil war” (4 reviews)
“buried here” (3 reviews)
“local history” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
150 Glendale Ave, Akron, OH 44302-1914
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+1 330-253-2317
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing few hours touring Glendale. I did a drive through first to check it out and couldnt believe how big it is! I parked right on the side of the drive areas and walked with my dog around each section. I felt very...More

2  Thank jlm062376
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting places to take photographs and wander around. Very peaceful yet sad and slightly more eerie than a lot of graveyards.

Thank MiaSingsWtihUkw
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was a great idea for a walk.Its a decent size and the roads wandered around.Its near downtown but quiet and tucked away.Loved the mosoleuns and some of the statues ect..Wish we could have stayed later as the Akron Orchestra was giving a free...More

1  Thank J S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't been to Glendale Cemetery in years, so I just drove though the grounds one pretty summer day. The Mausoleum Row is impressive, and I like seeing the large statue of John R. Buchtel at his gravesite since I graduated from Buchtel High School...More

Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I mean, it’s a cemetery. It’s old and there are lots of dead people everywhere. You’re probably walking all over dead people. It’s quiet probably because there’s nothing but dead people there. Oh and once in awhile you will run into a person who’s not...More

1  Thank markthesharkOhio
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Our daughter in law gives tours of this magical place. The beauty is really something to see. Just walking there alone is so peaceful. YES! go enjoy our Akron history

1  Thank holeshotktm
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

I did a nighttime walk here with all proceeds going to restore the clocktower, you can feel Akron here.

Thank Jeannie B
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is a very interesting and informative place to visit.Even if your not from Akron, you will really enjoy the uniqueness of this historic cemetery. Enjoy

Thank R7268UVjohnn
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We were just looking for something to do for a couple of hours on a beautiful fall day and happened upon this amazing piece of local history. In addition to the graves of some of the nations captains of industry, there were unique notations of...More

Thank KathrynP979
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Hard to believe that a cemetery can provide an interesting visit. Some of Akron Ohio elite are buried here plus headstones dating back to the civil war.

Thank Sue C
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