it was hard to believe that many men and women had given their life for this country and saw graves i did not know were there
About Texas State Cemetery
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This is a beautiful location very near down town. We needed help to find someone's plot and the secrteray was very helpful and drove us to the exact loction. She knew lost about many of the famous people buried there.
We had a very nice time visiting the cemetery. There are many interesting Texans who are buried within this very historic cemetery. The cemetery is a very nice park like setting with a little museum telling of some of the important people who are there.
There are a lot of famous Texans buried at this cemetery. The grounds are beautiful and peaceful. We had a cemetery map so were able to find the graves that we wanted to see. Several former Governors, politicians and ware heroes are buried here.
A large number of Texas royalty is buried here including Chris Kyle, Stephen F. Austin, generals and Statesmen.
The Texas State Cemetery is the final resting place for many great Texans - including Cowboys coach Tom Landry, Chris Kyle from "American Sniper", former governor John Connolly and many, many more. The cemetery has a great website which helps you navigate the grounds. The...More
I always enjoy a romp around this cemetery. The first time I went was as an extra credit project for a TX History class. I had a list of clues and needed to find the deceased's name, or sometimes something about the person. It took...More
If you have never strolled this Cemetery you are missing out!! Bob Bullock was the man behind restoring this Beautiful place, he is buried on the Hill by my Grandfather Stephen Williams! You will be surprise by who is buried there!! Take a Stroll and...More
This Cemetery is the final resting place for many notable Texans in an easy-to-visit setting just east of the Capitol Complex. If you know anything about Texas history you will find many names you recognize.
This is a wonderful place to spend time, reading headstones and thinking about history, or just reflecting on life. It's beautifully laid out and perfectly maintained. Texas' version of Arlington.