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Worth a stroll in Downtown Greenville

I worked downtown for two years and on my lunch hour I would take a stroll up to North Main often... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Greenville, South Carolina
Extremely interesting cemetery!

We were interested in visiting this cemetery since it's the oldest municipal cemetery in South... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Fort Lawn, South Carolina
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410 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-2027
+1 864-467-4324
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

I worked downtown for two years and on my lunch hour I would take a stroll up to North Main often. One day I decided to take a peek inside the cemetery and I was pleasantly surprised. The cemetery is much larger than I thought...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

We were interested in visiting this cemetery since it's the oldest municipal cemetery in South Carolina and we also wanted to see the unmarked graves of the unknown soldiers. Most families had their own cordoned-off areas and we were surprised at the many small headstones...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The cemetery is well maintained and is interesting to wander through. You will recognize many names and on occasions events from history. If you enjoy letting your mind wander and think about times gone by this is a great place to visit and get a...More

Thank RobertSofSC
Reviewed 3 April 2018

My husband and I drove through this historic Cemetery that dates back to 1812, when the first burial took place. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is the oldest cemetery in SC with many above ground graves.

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

You can even find two dogs buried here! Confederate soldiers, and more. Some are simple graves, some statues.

Thank pbear1952
Reviewed 20 January 2018

This is the white cemetery for Greenville, the black families were forced to bury their dead across the creek in what is Richland Cemetery, where it is bounded by the recycling center, cellphone communications tower, and fire station. Springwood is quite pretty, with many mausoleums...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This cemetery, located in the heart of Greenville, has all the names recognized as influential to the early formation of Greenville. My own family has a plot there, and when we visit, we also enjoy walking through and reading the headstones of those who came...More

Thank Neely L
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Beautiful historic cemetary in Greenville and it's listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Find a parking spot and wander around this quiet place and enjoy reading the headstones for an hour or so.

Thank CherylandBrett
Reviewed 22 June 2017

If you like walking through old cemeteries you will like this one. It's well maintained and we saw many different types of grave markers. The first burial here was in 1812. The graves of unknown confederate soldiers are one of the first things we saw...More

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