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Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum

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Address: 4521 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45232-1934
Phone Number: +1 513-681-7526
08:00 - 17:00
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:00
Sat 08:00 - 16:00

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"A beautiful Place for a Tranquil Walk"

The idyllic setting of the cemetery and careful attention paid to its upkeep make it a popular place to visit up through the twentieth century--more a park than a graveyard. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Anthony G
Long Island, NY

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Long Island, NY
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The idyllic setting of the cemetery and careful attention paid to its upkeep make it a popular place to visit up through the twentieth century--more a park than a graveyard. The artistic "lawn plan" landscaping has been studied and imitated for more than a century. Bring your camera, for there are ponds in the area with lots of very interesting... More 

Thank Anthony G
Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though I don't live in Cincinnati, I want to be buried here! What a beautiful place. Something gorgeous around every curve. So many spectacular monuments. Lovely lake too. Big beautiful well marked trees and rolling terrain to enjoy in this very tranquil spot. I could easily have spent a whole day here!

Thank lovetogo2662
Lebanon, Ohio
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48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to walk. A friend taught his 70 year old mother to drive here. Very tasteful, beautiful trees. I will be buried here (hopefully not too soon!)

Thank Lsf22
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reputed to be the largest PRIVATE cemetery (maybe 2nd largest), Spring Grove is a treasure just to drive through. There are many ponds in the area and lots of very interesting headstones and monuments to see and photograph. Ask for a map.

Thank Stan W
Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to walk or jog, take in all the mature trees. The most beautiful cemetery I've ever been to. Only negative is they don't allow you to bring your dog, even on a leash. Still need to check it out though.

Thank awagner509
Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to ride my bike through Spring Grove cemetery and it was almost a spiritual experience. It's a beautiful place. The grounds are perfectly maintained. I've taken my lunch and had small picnics there. It's a good place for a walk with friends. Unfortunately, it's not dog-friendly. I think that's a shame.

Thank Terry B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Yes lots of grave stones but crazy beautiful place. If you love trees and flowers and landscape you must go. Several water features that are peaceful and mesmerizing.

Thank Mrs P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Went on the halloween morning. Best fall colors in cincinnati. Spooky and serene atmosphere. You could walk for hours and still feel like going longer. Ideal time to take photographs could be a cloudy midday since I was struggling to capture good images against bright sky. Must visit if you are in cincinnati.

Thank Raghu1990
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Spring Grove is like a huge park with many mature trees, lakes, and beautiful mausoleums. We really enjoyed it.

Thank culby
Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

It has been awhile since I was there but the landscaping is exquisite. What a wonderful place for meditation and contemplation!

Thank webbiesgram

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