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Camp Butler National Cemetery

5063 Camp Butler Rd, Springfield, IL 62707-9722
+1 217-492-4070
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Moving Memorial Day visit

A somewhat hidden gem. Most notice the "Arlington like" appearance of this beautiful national... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
harris_philip
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Springfield, Illinois
Have been here for several funerals.

Reminds me of a smaller version of Arlington National Cemetery. Have been here multiple times but... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
kcollings
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Springfield,IL
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5063 Camp Butler Rd, Springfield, IL 62707-9722
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"memorial day"
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"civil war"
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"grounds are well maintained"
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"resting place"
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"solemn place"
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"veterans"
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"headstones"
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"kiosk"
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"respect"
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"wreaths"
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"wars"
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"sacrifice"
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"ceremonies"
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"history"
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

A somewhat hidden gem. Most notice the "Arlington like" appearance of this beautiful national cemetery. This cemetery is a wonderful way to pay your respects to those who have served this great country. Grave markers will remind you that soldiers of the Civil War and...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Reminds me of a smaller version of Arlington National Cemetery. Have been here multiple times but the reverence and history here is definitely worth your time.

1  Thank kcollings
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

My father in-law was just buried here last week. The grounds are ver well kept. The employees who assist with the services are kind and professional. s is quite a large cemetery with lots of trees and hills. Such a peaceful place.

1  Thank klhertz
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

If you like history drive thru or walk around the cemetery Its well maintained and quite peaceful Several well known citizens of the community are interred here We found it interesting

1  Thank Tamarasister
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

It is an honor and heart moving experience to be in the presence of those honored, albeit by tombstones, who gave so much for all of us!

1  Thank avax14
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Reviewed 3 June 2016

Easy to get to and amazing to see. We visited on Memorial Day and viewing all the flags was something. It is easy to get to.

1  Thank janrteach20
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

We visit here regularly as we live in the area and have a grandparents and father buried here. You can feel the history and patriotism in the air as you walk or drive through the pristine cemetery. You can easily look up a person you...More

2  Thank emptynesters82
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

Well maintained. A little out of the way but worth it. Interesting to see Confederate graves and read the history of the cemetery.

1  Thank Indiana-Brian
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

We always try to visit any National Cemetery to reflect on history of our Nation and to show respect for those who gave all for our freedom. Thank You

1  Thank Deb M
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

We always stop at National Cemeteries to pay our respect to our fallen heroes. Very nice cemetery, well kept and very respectful of the interred

1  Thank DON11
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