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Santa Fe National Cemetery

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Address: 501 North Guadalupe St., Santa Fe, NM 87501-1455
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Civil War buffs will appreciate the little known history of the 28...

Civil War buffs will appreciate the little known history of the 28 Confederate soldiers from Texas buried in this spot.

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Tranquil Symbol of Patriotism

This cemetery is the resting place of about 60,000 individuals who have served the United States in some way. The gleaming white stones stretch for nearly 80 acres. When the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Bridgeton, New Jersey

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Bridgeton, New Jersey
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This cemetery is the resting place of about 60,000 individuals who have served the United States in some way. The gleaming white stones stretch for nearly 80 acres. When the moonlight shines on the cemetery, it is a beautiful memorial to those who have passed over. Travelling down Route 84 north of Santa Fe it dominates the view of the... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the north side of Santa Fe sits our National Cemetery. It is a tranquil place of gleaming white stones in the rolling hillsides. Late in the evening they shine brightly from the setting sun. It is situated adjacent to a public cemetery with stones dating back to the 1800's.

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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't miss it because it brings about a quiet and stoic atmosphere, and the rows and rows of white headstones can be seen very well on a sunny day. I have two family members buried there (found out during my visit with family). There's a mall awkwardly placed across the street, but w/e. Great place to respect loved ones or... More 

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Thank CorderoAmor
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I suppose you have to enjoy cemeteries; this is a beautifully located with views and peaceful strolling.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Veterns from all parts of the united states are buried her it honors the veterns hereoism and honor for duty must see

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Fayetteville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We took the time to honor those who served our country. I learned from a friend about leaving a penny on the headstone to let family know you paid your respects. I left several. It was a sobering visit and one I'm glad I paid.

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Omak, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Walking through the Santa Fe National Cemetery is a beautiful location at the north end of the city. It is well laid out and a tribute to those who served our country.

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The National Cemetery at Santa Fe is our Federal Government at its best! It is heart-warming to see our government taking the time to provide such a lovely resting place for our valiant veterans. The grounds are immaculately cared for and beautifully groomed. The pavilion for "graveside" services is spacious and convenient. The local Veteran's Associations are to be commended... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I work out at the Spa, across the highway, and I come here to walk, just to get some exercise and reflect on all the stories and lives and experiences represented in this place. I find it very grounding.....

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Pueblo, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We have a number of relatives buried in the National Cemetery and visit often. The staff keeps this cemetery in great condition. There is never any trash or anything out of order. The directory and markings are easy to use and find your loved ones. We have also attended a burial here and it was nicely organized and very respectful... More 

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