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Culpeper National Cemetery

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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One of many National Cemeteries worth visiting

The old section of the cemetery is interesting to visit. The dead here were originally from... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Great National Cemetery

Very sobering! So many graves of unknowns. On land purchased from Edward Hill, General A P Hill's... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
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4 weeks ago
“One of many National Cemeteries worth visiting”
25 Jul 2018
“Great National Cemetery”
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305 US Avenue, Culpeper, VA 22701
+1 540-825-0027
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old section of the cemetery is interesting to visit. The dead here were originally from Pennsylvania and the large monument to them is impressive. There is one D-Day casualty here as well. Worth a stop to check it out.

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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Very sobering! So many graves of unknowns. On land purchased from Edward Hill, General A P Hill's brother. Highly recommend

Thank cymohr
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Now in two sections many call the "old" and "new" . The "old" section begin as a result of Civil War burials. While no new grave sites in the old section, spouses are still placed with the first deceased spouse if they are in the...More

Thank vtcc64
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Visiting our national treasure The cemetery is beautiful kept it’s like visiting Arlington cemetery in Washington DC. So much rich history to learn about and I think that the people lying there at rest for the sacrifices they made for this country they’re all true...More

Thank jntplumeria
Reviewed 27 March 2018

While driving down Main St. in Culpeper, we happened to see the sign to the National Cemetery and decided to stop in the early evening, just before sunset. It was so peaceful and beautiful there. Kind of like a mini Arlington. 900+ grave markers of...More

Thank lovetotravel777777
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

It was an honor to help place wreaths on the tombstones, especially my Dad’s. This cemetery looks like it’s well taken care of. If you bring fresh flowers, there is a container that has the flower holders approved to place by the tombstone. However, what...More

Thank V8392KTtinas
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Original interments were remains of Union soldiers from burial grounds near hospitals of the Army of the Potomac, while encamped at Brandy Station in 1863-64; Cedar Mountain, Gordonsville, Trevilian Station and other places in the vicinity.

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Cemetary is adjacent to the Amtrak train station and is a good place to take a stroll away from the city streets. Unlike other cemetaries this one did not provide a map or highlight notable graves.

Thank 1979Chas_Deb
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The cemetery's layout is in three sections. First section ( I call the main section) is behind the main iron gate within yards of the office/tool house, with three info stands. Just to the west, separated by a five foot red brick wall will be...More

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Response from lovetotravel777777 | Reviewed this property |
Trip Advisor users are not the right people to ask that kind of question--that is a question to call the cemetery and ask directly.