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Graceland Cemetery

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First Place I take out of town guests

Sure, it is odd to take people from out of town to a cemetery, but this place is special. Along the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
william p
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Topeka, Kansas
Fascinating Cemetery

First and foremost you have to like cemeteries. This one is really cool and has some great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robert E
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sure, it is odd to take people from out of town to a cemetery, but this place is special. Along the curving drives you can find the massive tombs of the Palmer family, many small tombs, a statue of a young girl (enclosed in glass)...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First and foremost you have to like cemeteries. This one is really cool and has some great tombstones. A must check it out for yourself for the cemetery curious.

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

The first thing you do is stop in at the building on the right side as you enter and get a map that will show you where many of the famous people buried. You can also go online to find a grave.com and look for...More

Thank McWett
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

very photographic and historical with soy of Chicagos most notable citizens. looks more like a park or arboretum. great place to walk or do photography. they offer historical tours.

Thank fotomann
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We are so glad we took time to go to this cemetery. It has a great deal of Chicago history here. The cemetery is just beautiful. Hall of Famer Ernie Banks is buried here. (Mr.Cub) A few others are Marshall Field -Retail, William Hulbert part...More

Thank barbie12345
Reviewed 10 July 2018

If you like old cemeteries, this place is for you. It's just GORGEOUS! Walking distance from Wrigley Field. Pop in and visit Ernie Banks!

Thank katerz
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We normally visit my husband's Grandparents grave in Graceland. This time we took a look around. This place is so interesting. So much of the City of Chicago's story is resting here. I understand that they do grave tours that we'll catch the next time...More

Thank Mona M
Reviewed 1 July 2018

I only walked past here but it is a large open, green area in the North of the city. Others speak highly of it.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 18 June 2018

As fans of The Dresden Files we thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the cemetery and arboretum. The walking map was very helpful to visit the resting places of many famous Chicagoan's

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

It may seem unusual to describe a cemetery as beautiful, but it fits this gorgeous green space tucked away a 10-minute walk from Wrigley Field. Behind its high brick walls, Graceland is all rolling hills, majestic monoliths and tranquil grave sites belonging to some of...More

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There is a small parking lot by thwe entrance that has like 8 spaces. you can park alone the road but you can't go off the pavement. DO NOT DRIVE ONTO THE GRASS!!!
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