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Mt. Olivet Cemetery

1101 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37210-3098
+1 615-255-4193
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What an awesome cemetery. It has some of the biggest and tallest stones I have ever seen in a... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
julia_fisher
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Merrimac, Massachusetts
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Stunningly beautiful cemetery

I found this by accident. There are actually 2 cemeteries side by side. There is a distant view of... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Anita B
,
Cookeville, Tennessee
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1101 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37210-3098
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

What an awesome cemetery. It has some of the biggest and tallest stones I have ever seen in a cemetery. Lots of obelisks.

Thank julia_fisher
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I found this by accident. There are actually 2 cemeteries side by side. There is a distant view of downtown Nashville. You can stop at the office for a guide page to help you navigate around. It is not creepy in any way. There is...More

Thank Anita B
Reviewed 15 April 2017

A magnificent, enormous cemetery with some of the largest, unique, enormous, and expensive monuments possible. The cemetery has: sphinxes, Pyramids, Greek and Roman temples, a copy of Napoleon's tomb, the copy of the Caryatid Porch from the Parthenon, Gothic, Egyptian, Art Deco, and just about...More

Thank Andy D
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I went inside to get a map of the cemetery, the staff was very helpful. Many of the notable plots are marked. Take a trip back in time.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Mt. Olivet Cemetery is a lovely well maintained Cemetery that provides a very peaceful environment for your loved ones to rest!

Thank Houston N
Reviewed 17 November 2016

There is something about old cemeteries that I find so interesting and this one takes the prize for the most interesting of them all. So many prominent people and Civil War soldiers are buried in the old old cemetery. The monuments and grave markers are...More

Thank Monica58860
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We drove to this cemetery specifically to just look around. If you are in to cemetaries = this was it. We followed the tour stop signs - you might need to bone up on local history - wish we had known more about the occupants....More

Thank debbief289
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a really interesting cemetary to visit. There are many old crypts that are actually beautiful works of art - pyramids, angels, cannons, and lots of statues. Lots of historical graves from famous Nashvillians and Tennesseans. Beautiful grounds and manicured on terraced hillsides. The...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 14 July 2016

If you turn right at the main entrance, you will go up the hill along a narrow winding road. We were worried we would run into someone coming the other way! But this cemetery is large and very peaceful. You feel away from the bustle...More

1  Thank foxsocks
Reviewed 18 February 2016

This Cemetery is very well laid out and very pretty. Has a lot of fun of history you can learn in one single day. Brenda the lady who works in the funeral home office is very nice and very helpful. It's very much worth a...More

Thank RobA33
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