American Cemetery, Natchitoches

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  • This is the oldest cemetary in the Louisiana Purchase. It has graves of soldiers from the Revolutionary War. Very interesting place to visit.  more »
  • I have never reviewed a cemetery so this is a first. My wife and I am cemetery aficionados and took multiple photos of the well-tended gravestones. Due to limited mobility, I only covered about 10% of...  more »
  • This is a beautiful and serene place. There is such history here. The cemetery dates back to the mid 1700's, though the headstones only date back to late 1700's. It is one of the if not the oldest cemetery in Louisiana. It sits next to Holy Cross church, behind this church is a absolutely beautiful garden with crosses set up. The area is so peaceful and really very beautiful.
  • Quiet place, cemetery after all. Worth a walk around if you are into old cemeteries. Some of the graves are badly deteriorated.

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