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Absolutely incredible don’t miss spot ...

This historic cemetery is fabulous in all regards . Deep history from late 1800s provides the... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2019
via mobile
Awesome experience!

Had an amazing few hours touring Glendale. I did a drive through first to check it out and couldnt... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
North Canton, Ohio
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Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

This historic cemetery is fabulous in all regards . Deep history from late 1800s provides the backdrop. The mausoleums were unique and plentiful. The landscape was hilly and the trees provide a beautiful canopy. We visited it in the snow, and it’s more peaceful and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CathyV3118
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Very nice and cozy. Felt like a kid again out in the field at night playing around enjoying the evening.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sherri C
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Had an amazing few hours touring Glendale. I did a drive through first to check it out and couldnt believe how big it is! I parked right on the side of the drive areas and walked with my dog around each section. I felt very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank jlm062376
Reviewed 7 August 2018

An interesting places to take photographs and wander around. Very peaceful yet sad and slightly more eerie than a lot of graveyards.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank MiaSingsWtihUkw
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This place was a great idea for a walk.Its a decent size and the roads wandered around.Its near downtown but quiet and tucked away.Loved the mosoleuns and some of the statues ect..Wish we could have stayed later as the Akron Orchestra was giving a free...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jsquared13
Reviewed 27 July 2018

I hadn't been to Glendale Cemetery in years, so I just drove though the grounds one pretty summer day. The Mausoleum Row is impressive, and I like seeing the large statue of John R. Buchtel at his gravesite since I graduated from Buchtel High School...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I mean, it’s a cemetery. It’s old and there are lots of dead people everywhere. You’re probably walking all over dead people. It’s quiet probably because there’s nothing but dead people there. Oh and once in awhile you will run into a person who’s not...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank markthesharkOhio
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Our daughter in law gives tours of this magical place. The beauty is really something to see. Just walking there alone is so peaceful. YES! go enjoy our Akron history

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank holeshotktm
Reviewed 22 February 2018

I did a nighttime walk here with all proceeds going to restore the clocktower, you can feel Akron here.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 87jeannieb
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a very interesting and informative place to visit.Even if your not from Akron, you will really enjoy the uniqueness of this historic cemetery. Enjoy

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank R7268UVjohnn
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