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Grandview Cemetery

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As most of you are going to access the Grandview Cemetery from the city of Cambria, Pennsylvania... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
Reading, Pennsylvania
Interesting but humble

By visiting the cemetary and the flood memorial here, it truly humbles you to how many lives were... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

As most of you are going to access the Grandview Cemetery from the city of Cambria, Pennsylvania, my recommendation is that you are NOT towing a fifth-wheel or travel-trailer. This is because there are narrow and serpentine roads consisting of hairpin turns that are challenging...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PaleoGypsy
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The Salesperson was very helpful in finalizing the actual order itself, however; I was told 6-8 weeks for delivery. We are now in week 14 and I still do NOT have a headstone for my family member. This has been a terrible customer experience with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank TypeA_WashDC
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This is a huge place with a large iron gate at the entrance surrounded by a fieldstone wall they also have a indoor mausoleum. There are individual plots with small markers or stones,large monuments for families and tragic events like the Johnstown Flood. It holds...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank joan_m_weaver
Reviewed 15 October 2017

By visiting the cemetary and the flood memorial here, it truly humbles you to how many lives were affected by the flood. It is a peaceful but yet somber place to experiance a piece of history.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank jlsween98
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Indeed, the online site works well to find who is there, bot perfect for locating. The grounds are well kept. A nice peaceful place perfect for a sunny late morning walk.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank matthewra
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is or was the largest privately owned cemetery between Pittsburgh and Harrisburg. It dates back to the 1800'S. There are over 2,200 victims interred there from the 'Great Johnstown Flood of 1889. It continues to expand and is well worth the trip if you...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Martin C
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Still not easy to find grave sites and needs work. There are no raised markers to find specific sites.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank CapeCoralJeff
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a final resting place not only for locals but for people that were lost in the great flood. There is also lots of things to discover for you history buffs. I personally have family buried there that served in the civil war. A...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Sandra W
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I always make time to visit the cemetery when in town. I have several family members buried here. Yes it is personal and massive with beautiful views. Whomever said they didn't see any views apparently was not looking. You could spend hours reading the headstones...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Just4FunToday
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a very large, well groomed, cemetery set in a beautiful range of mountains. The views are spectacular. The graves are interesting, spanning hundreds of years. You can really see how the cultural influences have changed over time. I enjoyed my visit. It's free...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank glennl366
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