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Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum

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Address: 4521 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45232
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+1 513-681-7526
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i am the oddball person that likes to visit a city in which i am visiting - their cemetaries.... this one is nice.... and historic...

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Los Angeles, California
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28 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

i am the oddball person that likes to visit a city in which i am visiting - their cemetaries.... this one is nice.... and historic...

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

actually i would like to keep it kind of secret ha since the beauty is that it is quiet and such a pleasant environs birds flowers lakes statues not a bit like a cemetery really always a great surprise when i take people there without telling them what it is best place to visit in cincinnati

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Thank uryfan
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are great walking trails to enjoy while taking in the scenery of the many lakes and monuments.

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Thank Yvonne C
Cincinnati, Ohio
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Home to over 25 state champion trees, Spring Grove serves two functions: the second largest cemetery in the US (and US Historic Landmark), yes; but also an extraordinary arboretum, conserving many tree and shrub species. In fact, new varieties of dogwood and arborvitae were developed at Spring Grove and are named after the facility. Many plants are labeled, so while... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place to walk with 1,2,and 3.5 mile well-market routes. Allow plenty of time your first few visits because you will want to explore. The building at the entrance has bathrooms and lots of historical information and maps.

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Better than most parks.... Beautifully lay out....... Loaded with history...... can visit it a few minutes or spend hours there

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Thank joeragg
Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The chapel was an amazing place for our daughters wedding in November. No heat or air but weather worked out perfectly! Gorgeous backdrops for photos. Seating for only 200 but was the perfect for a small and quaint wedding. Highly recommended for your special day!!!

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Thank Caribtraveler
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful visit, great to take pictures of the history on the grounds. Helpful staff, but the map to show the location for certain species of trees is vague and some of the trees have tags and some don't.

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Thank Graceandfaith
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to enjoy the outdoors on the lovely day and headed here. It is so large a bike would be a better alternative than walking. The ponds/lakes are filled with fish, turtles and even swans. The variety of trees and age is exceptional. The cypress knees are a favorite of mine. The buildings on the property are beautiful architecture... More 

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Greater Cincinnati
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Have not lived more than 2 miles away from Spring Grove in 60 years! An exceptionally lovely place and asset to community.

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