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Beautifully kept

We went to see mr. Boone's grave , what a treasure. The cemetery itself was very clean and tidy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Penny F
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Fayetteville, Georgia
Daniel Boone Statue

Cemetery very interesting to visit. Very well kept and educational for children. Overlooks the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
X5764FQbrendac
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Mason,
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The grave of Daniel Boone, which has been open for more than 150 years, is the biggest draw at this cemetery.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Frankfort, KY
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to see mr. Boone's grave , what a treasure. The cemetery itself was very clean and tidy. Lots of lovely stones, and a great view of the Capitol and river. Great job . The grave was easily found they had plenty of signs...More

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cemetery very interesting to visit. Very well kept and educational for children. Overlooks the city of Frankfort.

Thank X5764FQbrendac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of history and beautiful views. Amazing Veterans area. Daniel Boone and Rebecca Boone too. Stop at that little house for the paper map to find the sites.

Thank acornnh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Capitol and then drove to the Frankfort Cemetery in such at Daniel Boone's grave. The cemetery is well kept and very pretty. Daniel Boone's grave over looks the river with the Capitol in the background. There are some wonderful displays throughout the...More

Thank 9Buffalolady20
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This cemetery was very pretty. It was recommended to us by our AirBNB host. We went and visited the Daniel Boone burial site and it was easy to fine due to the signs. It looks like it is well maintained and has a lot of...More

Thank Brittany D
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I love history so when I found out about Daniel Boone's grave site - it was a must see! Yes, there is some controversy as to if he is really buried there . . . But that is part of the charm. The views over...More

Thank Dalen K
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Large old growth trees. Daniel Boone's grave and monument. Overlooking historic downtown Frankfort, State Capital and the Kentucky River. Nice place to take a quiet walk.

Thank SeeingtheBeauty
Reviewed 21 July 2017

One of my favorite things to do in Frankfort. I have family buried here, including great-great-grandfathers who fought on both sides of the Civil War. Daniel Boone's grave is the most famous historical monument, but there are many others in the cemetery, including American Impressionism...More

Thank jrfpenn
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I was in town for a family reunion and had some free time.I walked the cemetery for a couple of hours and saw some interesting history...the locals are very friendly.

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Was looking for things to do while in the area and saw this in a pamphlet. We decided to stop by since it was near our hotel. We drove through the cemetery and followed the signs to Daniel Boone's gravesite. The cemetery is well kept...More

Thank Robert S
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cmdmimi
7 July 2017|
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Response from seeker87 | Reviewed this property |
Daniel Boone and wife. There are others,but I was concentrating on kinfolk. It is a beautiful cemetery anyway.
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