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Oak Grove Cemetery

Prospect Street, Fall River, MA
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Lizzie Borden!

Very beautiful and nicely kept cemetery. The most famous grave is Lizzie Borden's. Our family did a... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Baltimore, Maryland
Assisting with a friend's burial.

Though on a rainy day, the grounds were very well kept and the burial site was prepared well. The... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Fall River, Massachusetts
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Prospect Street, Fall River, MA
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Very beautiful and nicely kept cemetery. The most famous grave is Lizzie Borden's. Our family did a Halloween trip and this was one of the main stops. On our tour we visited Sleepy Hollow NY home of the headless horsemen (the cemetery at sleepy hollow...More

Thank AllisonJessicaRabbit
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Though on a rainy day, the grounds were very well kept and the burial site was prepared well. The construction on one of the entry gates was not convenient, but what must be done for upkeep, must be done. Everything went smoothly, with the groundskeepers...More

Thank estimator51
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Always well maintained. My son is buried here and they allow candles, flowers, statues, etc where other places are beginning to ban these items. Quite a few notable names scattered around also!

Thank Randy O
Reviewed 3 December 2017

The visit to Oak Grove was very interesting. Some of the headstones are so beautiful. I really enjoyed the visit.

Thank recklessisis
Reviewed 19 November 2017

A little hard to find, the cemetery, but it's the end of the story. After checking out Lizzie's grave. ((remember the name is not Lizzie). Take a ride around and see all the family names. You can see that when the mills were going the...More

Thank Harold D
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This completes your visit - getting to see the final resting place. Very unassuming and not hard to find if you enter at the front gate. Follow the large white arrows...

Thank MMeston
Reviewed 14 November 2017

While we were waiting to check into our room at the Lizzie Borden Bed and Breakfast, we decided to kill some time and go see the where the Borden's were buried. We went in the back somehow not the front, which made finding the site...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I visited this cemetery with my sister's while we were staying to the Lizzie Borden Bed and Breakfast. There are arrows you can follow that will take you right to the Bordens. We did not know this at first and spent a little over an...More

Thank Spinerz4
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Interesteng end to a great tour of the Borden home. There ws construction at main gate so you have to find the rear of cemetery and enter there. Otherwise, you follow the white arrows on the road that leeds to the Borden plot

Thank larrykravitz
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We went there this morning, after having spent the evening at the Lizzie Borden B&B. Just a heads up - the main gate is closed, so you need to drive all the way around to the back entrance. We made the mistake of walking, literally,...More

Thank ann m
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Chelsea B
12 October 2017|
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Response from Petergun1962 | Reviewed this property |
No a tour guide is not required , the path to the Bordon grave site is marked with white arrows