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Mount Moriah Cemetery

Deadwood, SD
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Mt. Moriah Cemetery

We love anything history. My husband's hero is Wild Bill Hickok so of course we had to stop to see... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
A bit of history

It was nice to see the final resting places of so many colorful people from our past. Can't... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Bayfield, United States
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Small cemetery dating back to the time of cowboys, deputies and the old West.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Deadwood, SD
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

We love anything history. My husband's hero is Wild Bill Hickok so of course we had to stop to see his burial site. Calamity Jane is also buried there. There were many grave sites of the wild west characters.There was a $1.00 entrance fee at...More

Thank Pamomanddad
Reviewed 23 May 2017

It was nice to see the final resting places of so many colorful people from our past. Can't imagine how they got everyone up that hill back in those days.

Thank 893kennethn
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely a must see in Deadwood! Very cool to see the final resting spots of Wild Bill, Calamity Jane and Seth Bullock, as well as other Deadwood celebs! The trek to Seth Bullock's gravesite is definitely steep but worth it. The views from the cemetery...More

Thank jmstroh3
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

A must see if you are in Deadwood, S. D. A very nice gift shop. There is a $2 fee to get it, but you are given a very good map/guide to follow, with info on several famous/well known individuals. There is a lot, a...More

1  Thank Judy T
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

A nice place to visit, but be aware that the cemetery is on a steep hillside. We walked from the parking lot, and it was quite a hike. For anyone who would have difficulty, there are tour buses that will bring you there. We could...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 20 May 2017

puts history in perspective. this is where you will find wild bill and calamity jane next to each other. vey old and unique setting. there is a $2 fee to enter. no cars so must walk up paved roadway but Wild Bill is not too...More

1  Thank tempetownlake
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is a must see to get a peek into some history of deadwood. The colorful stories are fun to read

Thank Jamie R
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Well worth stopping if you are in Deadwood. Will Bill and Calamity Jane, Potato Creek Johnny, and lots of others here.

Thank injunwiz
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We love history so we love all the things Deadwood has to offer. In closing the cemetery that has been there forever!

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Love looking at all the old headstones. Wild bill and clamity Jane buried there. Very interesting. Lots of walking up hill.

Thank justlittleoleme2
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Questions & Answers
12 March 2017|
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Response from TedeElizabeth | Reviewed this property |
The entire cemetery is on a hillside. The walkways can be steep, but much of it is paved, so perhaps a wheelchair could be used.
8 December 2016|
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Response from krismb12 | Reviewed this property |
I haven't been in winter, but I can tell you the road to get up to the cemetery was a small winding road so if there is snow or ice, it would probably be treacherous. I've just moved to MT from the South and it seems that... More
25 May 2016|
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Response from cindyrandy | Reviewed this property |
We did not take it, but there is a tour bus that makes the trip there. However it is right in town, and there is plenty of free parking at the cemetery.