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Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis

4.7
#6 of 22 in Historic Sites in Memphis
Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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Elmwood Cemetery is the oldest active cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee. It was established in 1852 as one of the first rural cemeteries in the South.

A funeral scene in Paramount's 1993 legal thriller The Firm was filmed here.
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  • went looking for a specific monument there was a maintenance person who took me right to it . Forever grateful . 
    went looking for a specific monument there was a maintenance person who took me right to it . Forever grateful .  more »
  • I’ve seen some of the most beautiful cemeteries in the world (Sydney Australia, New Orleans, NYC). Visually, this cemetery is average, with a few interesting gravesites peppered along. The thing... 
    I’ve seen some of the most beautiful cemeteries in the world (Sydney Australia, New Orleans, NYC). Visually, this cemetery is average, with a few interesting gravesites peppered along. The thing...  more »
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  • Beautiful place. My family member is buried here. Peaceful and very well kept.
  • Very polite staff. Beautiful scenery although quite busy from the trading

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