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Mount Carmel Cemetery

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Capone's rest

I just happened to be staying a few blocks away when I got a Google notification that Capone's... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Ernest J
All the guys in the Outfit are here

Very nice well kept resting place. Many Europeans from the old world are resting here, many well... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Dave M
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  • Average3%
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

I just happened to be staying a few blocks away when I got a Google notification that Capone's grave was located here, so I checked it out.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ernest J
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We saw the sign and passed this cemetery on our way to Frankfort. We tried to find the gate but we missed the turn and we couldn't drive back so we just kept driving without visiting it. We will be back to this place in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Very nice well kept resting place. Many Europeans from the old world are resting here, many well respected people who loved the United States of America, learned the language and assimilated well. Please respect.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dave M
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Mr. Carmel cemetery is about a mile from where I grew up. I always heard that Al Capone was buried there, but never checked it out until now. There are several videos on YouTube that will guide you to his grave, but also other Chicago...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank dsjhoward
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Well maintained cemetery with beautiful headstones and tombs. Grounds always manicured. Many well known people are buried here.

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Frank C
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Visited Mount Carmel Cemetery for genealogy research, and I really enjoyed driving around and seeing the vast number of elaborate mausoleums and headstones here. All the big Chicago gangsters are buried here, too. If you visit, do get out and look around at the mausoleums....More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank LHinkle
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This cemetery is a who's who of notorious Chicagoland mobsters and important families that fill the history books.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Bill T
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A friend who lives in the area suggested we stop by and take a look at this place. The headstones are huge and we found a lot of history in this place. The Al Capone area, bishops and Cardinal area were both very interesting. Worth...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Steve74017
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Was reading the new Al Capone book and staying nearby on business. Easy access off Roosevelt road. The grave site is located just inside the entrance to the right in section 35.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank 724DavidA
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I stopped in the office to get a grave location for a cousin and the kiosk was off so ventured in the office , a very pleasant young man helped me, gave me location and a map. I went to the gravesite and found only...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank bhbsid
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