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Bennington Centre Cemetery

Old First Congregational Church, Bennington, VT 05201
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So COOOOOL!!

I love cemeteries!! This one is especially awesome as they have plaques that explain who is buried... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jennifersL1185TK
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Monrovia, United States
Interesting people buried there

The church is absolutely beautiful! Look inside also! it's picture perfect of a country church in a... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Deborah E
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Bennington, Vermont
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Old First Congregational Church, Bennington, VT 05201
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love cemeteries!! This one is especially awesome as they have plaques that explain who is buried where and their history! I loved reading all the headstones and the information about the people. It is extremely well kept and gorgeous!!

Thank jennifersL1185TK
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The church is absolutely beautiful! Look inside also! it's picture perfect of a country church in a country setting. Many weddings are held there!

Thank Deborah E
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a gem located right next to the church. Easy to access and well-maintained, there are many many interesting stones here.

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Of course, I went to see where Robert Frost was lain to rest after he took the road that all of us must take, sooner or later. The carvings on the stones, hundreds of years old, are still as beautiful today as they must have...More

Thank REJ810
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Not an ordinary place of rest, here lies the patriots, people who sacrificed their lives to preserve the freedom we have to this part of New England.

Thank Jun J
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I was amazed at the cleanliness of the marble stones and fascinated by the small signs indicating graves of historical personages. It was a great experience to visit the grave of Robert Frost.

Thank Saltyblue
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This beautifully maintained cemetery is a treasure trove for history buffs. It is right next to the Old First Church and traces US history from Bennington's first settlement , the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, the industrial growth of New England and even Robert Frost....More

Thank judy1218
Reviewed 22 September 2016

A must see if you have a little extra time on your journey! Beautifully cared for cemetery in a picturesque location! Interesting to see grave stone art from many many years ago.

1  Thank Swjoydance
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Combined with a visit to the church and a walking tour of the colonial structues in Old Bennington, you could spend a few hours without spending a dime and getting some scenic pleasure!

Thank dberiau
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Lovely, well-maintained cemetery. People should spend more time visiting cemeteries and try to connect with the past. Be sure to visit Robert Frost's grave. Good place to stop after seeing the battle monument and the museum.

Thank Howland_Owl
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