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Crown Hill Cemetery

700 W 38th St, Indianapolis, IN 46208-4240
+1 317-925-3800
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Beautiful, Tranquil, and Historic

Even if you don't have a loved one interred here, you will still be moved by the beautifully... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Columbus, Indiana
Very caring and helpful

The two people that helped my sisters and me, Jamie and Jeff were very caring and helped us to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barbara F
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700 W 38th St, Indianapolis, IN 46208-4240
+1 317-925-3800

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Even if you don't have a loved one interred here, you will still be moved by the beautifully maintained and laid out grounds. If you go online, you can find a map pointing out gravesites of many famous individuals: President Benjamin Harrison, Vice Presidents Fairbanks,...More

Thank interceptpubs
Reviewed 1 week ago

The two people that helped my sisters and me, Jamie and Jeff were very caring and helped us to finalize our Mom's arrangements. We couldn't have asked for more.

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off this cemetery is huge. My boyfriend and I went a gravestone symbolism tour and it was fantastic. The detail of the gravestones and learning about their meanings and how much different they are from today's is very interesting. The hill is really a...More

Thank Isabel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We mostly went to see John Dillenger's grave, but the grandkids loved walking around and seeing all the other headstones as well. Very well kept grounds, nicely maintained site, however we did not realize just how large the cemetery was! Prepare for a walk if...More

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove and drove and unable to find the notable burials until we got a map from the office. This cemetery is gigantic! Had to use the GPS to figure out how to get to the entrance to leave.

Thank ladyme1
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Every experience at this historic cemetery is unique and oddly cathartic. The grounds are lovely and well kept and will hopefully continue to be a treasured green space as well as the final resting place for so many famous Hoosiers. If you are a history...More

Thank S W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is a lovely property with an incredible amount of history. If you stop to get directions at the office, you can pretty easily find where you want to go. Many well known people are intured here.

Thank Laurie R
Reviewed 23 March 2017

My brother and I chose this place to spread our parents ashes. We love the wooded setting. I love to go and walk around and sit on their bench watch the deer and give thanks for the great parents I had.

1  Thank jeanmrasmussen
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Not everyone loves cemeteries like I do ... but I'm a genealogist so that comes natural. But if you just like to take walks in beautiful wooded areas and enjoy a peaceful time ... it's worth a visit.

Thank mburbank2016
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I know it's a cemetery but it is beautiful. Lots of trees and land. I recently went to a service there and the chapel was really nice.

Thank CRMays
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The Daughters of the Union are meeting at the Waiting Station on Saturday. I have never been to your facility. Do I enter the grounds at 3400 Boulevard Place to get to the Waiting Station? In pictures it looks like the gates are kept closed.
12 May 2016|
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Response from Linda Z | Reviewed this property |
Yes, enter the stone Gothic gate at 34th St. & Boulevard Place. (The address is 3400 Boulevard Place.) The Waiting Station is the brick building on the right. Where the bell tower is.
When is your Heritage Tour? We are planning a trip with friends on November 7th. Is there a tour that day? If so, what time and what is the cost?
27 July 2015|
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Response from Marty D | Property representative |
Hi, and thank you for writing about our tours! Yes, our last public tour will be held on 10/25. I'm not allowed to publish a link for information but please visit the website for the Crown Hill Heritage Foundation and see... More
Marty D
The cemetery website has a Burial Locator where you can look-up the locations of people buried at Crown Hill Cemetery. If you want to know more about the fascinating people buried at Crown Hill and its history, please visit the Crown Hill Heritage Foundation's website.
4 June 2015|
Response from drs1041 |
When is you Heritage Tour? We are planning a trip with friends on November 7th. Is there a tour that day? if so, what time and what is the cost? Dan