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Fort Smith National Cemetery

522 Garland Avenue and South 6th Street, Fort Smith, AR 72901
+1 479-783-5345
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So peaceful.

My dad and grandparents are buried here so it feels very peaceful and loving to me, but historical... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
R M
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Very Respectful place for our Vets.

The folks that keep up the Fort Smith National Cemetery are very polite and helpful. The grounds... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Richard R
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Fort Smith, United States
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522 Garland Avenue and South 6th Street, Fort Smith, AR 72901
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+1 479-783-5345
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

My dad and grandparents are buried here so it feels very peaceful and loving to me, but historical, it's very impressive. I always go by the north side of the cemetery before I leave every time and see the graves of the unknown soldiers. It's...More

Thank R M
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The folks that keep up the Fort Smith National Cemetery are very polite and helpful. The grounds itself are neat and the grass is kept trimmed at all times. It is very respectful of our deceased vets.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful grounds, so much history all in one place. The office has a brochure detailing a guided walking tour of the grounds. One of my heroes buried here is BG William Darby, MOH.

Thank be400cpt
Reviewed 9 May 2017

went to pay our thanks to the men and women who have been forgotten and now serve. for those who gave everything...

Thank D S
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I think this is the oldest national cemetery in the USA. It has headstones from pre-civil war to present. It is right in the city within walking distance of hotels and restaurants and shops. It is only blocks to a national historic site.

Thank allynnc
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

It is a humbling experience to stand and see the silent graves of only a fraction of those who have served our country. The grounds are beautifully maintained, from corner to corner. The stones are kept clean and free of debris. Some of Fort Smith's...More

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Fort Smith National Cemetery is a beautiful peaceful site that serves as the resting place for nearly 14,000 dedicated armed forces personnel and spouses. Rolling hills, tended grass, and trees combine to support this awe-inspiring experience. This cemetery is exceptionally well maintained and it...More

Thank SueFromWinnipeg
Reviewed 21 March 2017

If you're touring Ft. Smith, you'll probably want to make a short stop at the National Cemetery. It's only a few minutes' walk from various other attractions (the national historic site, the Trolley Museum, etc.) and has plenty of interesting graves. Judge I.C. Parker is...More

Thank Elliot W
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The FSM National Cemetery is an absolutely beautiful place of rest for many of our local heroes from yesterday and today. Many photographers go there to capture the beauty there especially of the older, original section of the cemetery and highly recommend going to see...More

Thank kenh4495
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The cemetery is clean and has an unique arrangement of head stones. Services are on schedule the drive through it is easy to make. it is located in the downtown area.

Thank fsmith2017
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