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Westminster Church Cemetery
Ranked #86 of 226 things to do in Baltimore
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Owner description: Cemetery where Edgar Allan Poe and other notables are buried.
Towson, Maryland
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“worth the visit”
Reviewed 3 March 2012

Edgar Allen Poe is buried here. Need I say more? (apparently so - since reviews must contain 50 characters)

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Vienna, VA
1 review
“My visit and tour by Vince Wilson, March 20, 2010”
Reviewed 21 March 2010

What an interesting place! So full of history and legends. Vince Wilson is extremely knowledgeable about Baltimore’s history and he made it real exciting. It is a great place to take a tour, no matter who your guide is, if you like history and Edgar Allen Poe, it is all fascinating.

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Arkansas City, Kansas
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21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Church Catacombs”
Reviewed 20 October 2009

We found this attraction had the same issue allot of other attractions had in Baltimore in that it is only open limited hours/days. They offer a tour of the catacombs "occasionally."
The tour wasn't available during our visit.

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CT
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“wedding reception and tour of cemetery”
Reviewed 17 July 2009

I went to a wedding at this converted church it was real nice inside. The hugh pipe organ still intaked., stain glass window. If you were there by a certain time you had a short tour of the cemetery and some local history.
If I knew someone going to Baltimore I would tell them about the cemetery. I would not go there just to see the cemetery. Inner Harbor was a nice place to visit,

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Ohio
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Beautiful Historic Cemetary!”
Reviewed 30 December 2007

Most people know this is the place that Edgar Allan Poe is buried. Its also quite easy to find, and open during daytime hours - though finding the open gate is interesting! Its beautiful and is, so far, the only thing in Baltimore worth visiting for. (Aside from Utz chips!) I could spend hours in that place.

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