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I love history

While visiting the courthouse was told this was a must see. The man in the visitors center told us... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Ronda M
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Oak Hill cemetary

this is an old, historic cemetery. for history lovers it would be a fun excursion into the past... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
pat m
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Newnan, Georgia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting the courthouse was told this was a must see. The man in the visitors center told us about the Confederate soldiers that were buried there and that the Union soldiers were moved after the war to the federal cemetery. Spent 30 minutes walking...More

Thank Ronda M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

this is an old, historic cemetery. for history lovers it would be a fun excursion into the past. It's within easy access to downtown Newnan and several good places to eat and shop.

Thank pat m
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I did not know that there was a section of this cemetery dedicated to this period of U.S. history. If you are an avid watcher of horror movies you would be very surprised to find out the Oak Hill Cemetery is a top filming location...More

Thank 747_driver
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I love visiting Oak Hill, especially the Confederate section. Newnan was a Confederate hospital town and also the site of the Battle of Brown's Mill, a decisive Confederate victory. There are brave Confederates from every Southern state buried there.

Thank dawgsig
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Take a walk around and enjoy this cemetery on a pretty day. Pretty tombstones and lots of history here.

1  Thank Girlfly
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Many old gravestones. Also, a lot of people playing Pokemon Go. It was difficult to find the entrance, many of them are blocked off.

Thank degauss58
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I've visited cemeteries before and don't see the attraction.I happened to be near this one and walked around for a bit.Not morbid or creepy just mostly it seems like a waste of land.

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Found some of the most interesting headstones I've ever seen. Inscriptions on many of them were well though out by family members. Also found my cousin's wife buried there. The confederate section was a nice tribute.

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 June 2016

We recently had the honor of placing flags at the graves of service members for Veteran's Day. I've driven past this beautiful cemetery for the past 12 years we've lived in Newnan, and I've always been intrigued by it, but never stopped. Not only is...More

Thank Ingrid J
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Oak Hill features graves from the Civil War and even earlier in downtown Newnan. Walking tours for a fee are also available with an abundance of local history to be shared. Newnan is the city that Sherman DID NOT burn as it was a hospital...More

1  Thank fumblefoot
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