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Mount Carmel Cemetery

1400 S Wolf Rd, Hillside, IL 60162-2105
+1 708-449-8300
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Fun way to spend an afternoon!

This cemetery is a who's who of notorious Chicagoland mobsters and important families that fill the... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Bill T
Pueblo, Colorado
Very Interesting To See

A friend who lives in the area suggested we stop by and take a look at this place. The headstones... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Claremore, Oklahoma
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1400 S Wolf Rd, Hillside, IL 60162-2105
+1 708-449-8300
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

This cemetery is a who's who of notorious Chicagoland mobsters and important families that fill the history books.

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A friend who lives in the area suggested we stop by and take a look at this place. The headstones are huge and we found a lot of history in this place. The Al Capone area, bishops and Cardinal area were both very interesting. Worth...More

Thank Steve74017
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Was reading the new Al Capone book and staying nearby on business. Easy access off Roosevelt road. The grave site is located just inside the entrance to the right in section 35.

Thank David A
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I stopped in the office to get a grave location for a cousin and the kiosk was off so ventured in the office , a very pleasant young man helped me, gave me location and a map. I went to the gravesite and found only...More

Thank bhbsid
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Located in the Chicago suburb of Hillside, Illinois, 20 miles west of Chicago downtown, this cemetery is the final resting place of several celebrities. - Al Capone, Chicago ganster of the 30's - Section 35, 6th grave tomb; - Julia "Italian Bride" Buccola Pette, whose...More

Thank josephtrannguyen
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I wasn't aware Cemeteries were on Tripadvisor's list of places to visit until it popped up after I reviewed a nearby restaurant. Despite the fact that my wife has family members buried here and whenever we are in Chicago we make it a point to...More

1  Thank John A
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful Cemetary with clean areas and well kept grass. Staff very helpful and answered all my questions. Just wish, they would not take off decorations so soon.

Thank Carlene R
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Yes it has graves of Chicago mobsters like Capone, also really interesting was that a large percentage of the headstones had old black and white photos on them.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Its hard to wright a review about a cemetery. I have many relatives and friends buried here or in one of the mausoleum's. This is one of the greatest ever. When I grew up in the area we would sneak in and go fishing in...More

Thank Edward N
Reviewed 17 April 2013

I have many family members who are buried at this cemetery. I always visit when I am in town visiting family. The cemetery is always nicely kept up and is a classic. I visited in October, and not only do I visit my family members,...More

2  Thank Kristin O
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