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Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago

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Tours are held on the 2nd Saturday of the month thru October at 10 AM. The tour is free and is 2 hours long. It highlights the rich history of Chicago's oldest and largest non-sectarian cemetery, cemetery art, symbolism and pioneers of commerce and politics. Meet at the Rosehill main entrance 5800 N. Ravenswood at 10 AM. No reservations are required. The tour will be held rain or shine. There is ample parking inside the main gates to the north. In inclement weather, the tour will take place in the Community Mausoleum and highlights will include John G. Shedd, Richard Sears, and Montgomery Ward. Comfortable shoes and a water bottle are recommended. Groups must book tours privately.
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  • Went to a sound meditation at the Horatio May Chapel. It was beautiful and the meditation was awesome.  more »
  • Really beautiful but please notice the cemetery is NOT open 24/7 as it says on Google. Tonight me and my boyfriend got locked inside there and after 2 hours walking we finally found a hole in the fenc...  more »
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  • Many a schoolmates , BROTHERS ,FRIENDS AND FAMILY RESTING FOR AWHILE HERE, if you want to be extremely wealthy here in Chicago own Cemetery or a funeral home. We have lots of unnecessary DEATH FROM DRUGS AND GANGLAND STYLE WARFARE...WHILE ENJOYING THE SERENITY OF THIS MAJESTIC PLACE YOU WILL SEE DEER, HAWKS,CROW..MAYBE A FOX OR TWO...FISHING IS PROHIBITED IN THE POND HERE...BUT EXPLORE THE NEW CONSERVATION AREA ON THE WESTERN EDGE.,...πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸŒŽπŸŒπŸŒπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
  • This the place everyone is dying to get into, it's nicely manicured and huuuge, there is a lot of history in this place and the occasional ghostly apparitions from some good sources that I know who have experienced them. Good place to go for a jog or walk and you'll keep the residents there entertained

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