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Chattanooga National Cemetery

1200 Bailey Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37404-2805
+1 423-855-6590
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Sobering!!!

We visited the Cemetery after visiting the Battlefields. This truly brought home the extent of the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Rebecca S
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Kansas City, Missouri
Breathtaking Yet Thought Provoking

How can anyone not want to visit this sacred place of remembrance. It's the second largest... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Donna L M
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1200 Bailey Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37404-2805
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited the Cemetery after visiting the Battlefields. This truly brought home the extent of the fight that these young people had experienced. The sun was just rising, the fog on the mountians was just lifting and the flags at half mass for the murders...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 12 November 2017

How can anyone not want to visit this sacred place of remembrance. It's the second largest national cemetery and simply beautiful, restful, and a solemn place to remember those who have sacrificed for our country.

Thank Donna L M
Reviewed 2 November 2017

While traveling to another destination in the area, I happened across the Cemetery by accident....so glad i did. Amazing grounds which provide a paradise like resting place for those persons who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Great views of the mountains and perhaps...More

Thank carolinasunshine13
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The Cemetery was breathtaking. We took many photos at all different angles. Very peaceful with beautiful views.

Thank CyndieR
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Stunning views and maintained beautifully by the Department of Veterans Affairs. The American Flag waving with a smaller POW/MIA next to it was stirring.

Thank kathleens818
Reviewed 16 October 2017

What else would expect to hear about a cemetery? This site has rolling landscapes w clumps of trees, large rocks and man made coverings. The acreage is large. This is odd to say, but I learned to drive as a teenager through its windy roads...More

Thank Peter R. F
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This was a personal visit but i do recommend passing through as the cemetery has an atmosphere of peace . It is very orderley as would be expected with graves going back to the civil war and all conflicts since.

Thank nick e
Reviewed 11 October 2017

One of the original national cemeteries established by Lincoln following the Civil War; this one started with the remains of Union men from the battles of Chickamauga and Chattanooga, including Missionary Ridge nearby; many of these graves are unmarked (small headstone; no information). Also buried...More

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Being a combat veteran I wanted to visit the cemetery. Loved the views!! The place is really well maintained. While there we visited the grave site of CPL Desmond Doss, the combat medic that earned the Medal of Honor. I was truly honored to be...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I was at Chattanooga national for several hours logging graves. The grounds are well kept and the workers busy at maintaining the grounds. The grounds blend in the local landscape of stone in various spots in the cemetery. Civil war soldiers who fought in near...More

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