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The Oldest Public Cemetery in Town

Every time I set foot into this property, I notice and feel new experiences. Call ahead and find... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
WestCoastUSADad
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Woodside, California
Lots of historical tombstones

Many people who live in the Michiana area don't even know this cemetery exists! It's a fun place... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
tal5418
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Mishawaka, Indiana
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8 Aug 2018
“The Oldest Public Cemetery in Town”
26 Jul 2018
“Lots of historical tombstones”
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214 Elm St, South Bend, IN 46616-1036
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Please note that cemetery has no parking available. No repairs have been made. Please avoid area after dark.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rymeyer4610
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Every time I set foot into this property, I notice and feel new experiences. Call ahead and find out where you can find historic people.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank WestCoastUSADad
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Many people who live in the Michiana area don't even know this cemetery exists! It's a fun place to drive through and look at all the names on the old markers as so many of them are familiar street names. There has been an effort...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tal5418
Reviewed 11 August 2017

There sure are a tremendous amount of grave markers with quite a few decades before the 1900 era. A must see for enthusiasts...

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank J Robert G
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Walking through cemeteries is a pleasant way to get out of life's hassels. The South bend City Cementry is a wonderful place just to relax and take in the different styles of head stones, the deferent dates and the names.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Ed L
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Visited about 2;30PM 2/24/17.......Quiet, peaceful, very old graves and markers. Several very historical graves and many interesting grave stones. Certainly shows South Bend as an ethnic melting pot from before the mid 1800's. There is ALOT of vandalism here that makes you wish you could...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 3 June 2016

To me, this is extremely interesting because it is one of the most historical places in South Bend. My great grand parents are buried here. (1870's). It has fallen on hard times and the location in central SB is a bit scary, but locals are...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank JanMitchell2003
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

I was nervous to visit this cemetery based on another review here, but I just did a drive through with a few stops along the available path for cars, which doesn't go through the entire thing; however, I enjoyed my quick visit as I love...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank robbies877
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Have you actually been to this place?!?!?!Full of used needles. old condoms, and generally a dangerous place after about 3 in the afternoon. Who puts these things on trip advisor?!?!? Clearly not anyone who actually knows this city!!!!

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Laszlo N
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Very interesting older cemetery.People buried here from Civil War,Revolutionary War and more recent a vice-president of US and a Medal of Honor winner recieved for fighting Cochise & indians in the 1880's (he lived after fighting Apaches) oldest graves in close-in area many more interesting...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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