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Jackson Pioneer Cemetery

Church Street and Cemetery Lane, Jackson, CA
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Older cemetery

This is an older cemetery in downtown Jackson that is unique for its really old Graves and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jacksonfoodie2016
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Jackson, California
St. Sava Servian

I enjoy going to pioneer cemeteries and Amador County has a lot of them. We only had time to go to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GoldenAgeGrandma
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Roseville, California
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5 days ago
“Older cemetery”
18 Jun 2016
“Take time to reflect and view the headstones”
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Church Street and Cemetery Lane, Jackson, CA
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an older cemetery in downtown Jackson that is unique for its really old Graves and headstones. This could be a very pretty cemetery but it is not kept up very well but is still worth it to see.

Thank jacksonfoodie2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoy going to pioneer cemeteries and Amador County has a lot of them. We only had time to go to one and it was St. Sava Serbian cemetery and church. You can see the steeple from Hwy 49/88. We pulled into the parking lot...More

Thank GoldenAgeGrandma
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Very peaceful place to get stabbed by some of the mother loads finest local druggies and homeless. It used to very nice place but the city does not take care of it and deter criminal activity and illegal camping. Once you look past the danger...More

Thank NavyVet16
Reviewed 19 June 2016

This was an unexpected tour on a lovely warm day. The cemetery is not too far from the downtown area. There is so much history in Amador County it's worth the walk around the beautiful tombstones and memorabilia. Suggest you wear good walking shoes while...More

Thank happy4travel
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Situated on a hill just above the Gold Rush town of Jackson, it is easy to imagine an era gone by. Reading the headstones, one can recreate an image of the families that have lived here over generations and guess their heritage from their last...More

Thank JRonaldT
Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

It was on a hill and the drive thru is a little rough. But it is worth seeing. There is so much history. You don't very often get to see such beautiful and elaborate tombstones any more.

Thank Tcard2013
Reviewed 21 October 2014

I was impressed with the age and the generational family plots and tombs,Unfortunately, time and weather has taken a toll on many of the stones. Still, it is a historical record of many of the pioneer families of the area. Just 2-3 blocks from downtown,...More

Thank PoolmanTom
Reviewed 4 September 2014

Interest taste of jackson's history in the two-three cemeteries that run together. I enjoy walking the area and reading epitaphs. Worth visiting. Not a lot of trees, so bring a hat or go during the spring or fall.

1  Thank scvrose
Reviewed 6 June 2014

The Jackson Pioneer Cemetery was very interesting in that there was a lot of history that went back to the early gold mining days of the early 1920's. No grass or nice green lawns, but very interesting.

Thank Darrell S
Reviewed 24 October 2013

Walking through this cemetery and reading the headstones is a true experience. There is a history lesson here on immigration to this area due to the Gold Rush. You come away with a better appreciation of what the immigrants went through as they came here...More

1  Thank Edie S
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