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“Huge but full of history”

Texas State Cemetery
Ranked #6 of 286 things to do in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Some of Texas' most prominent historical figures are buried in this cemetery.
Reviewed 20 January 2012

For history buffs, this is a must see. Many of the big names from Texas history are buried here. Your could spend hours strolling around.

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"grounds are beautiful"
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Reviewed 20 January 2012

This is a fantastic lesson in the history of Texas just to walk around and view the memorials to the heroes of the great state of Texas.

Thank Jerald M
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Reviewed 12 January 2012

This is a beautiful site to learn more about the history of Texas.

Date of experience: January 2012
Thank gratitude12x12
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Reviewed 29 December 2011

One of the best cemeteries (there are several others in Austin as well) in the state. Great historical significance and beautiful grounds.

Date of experience: March 2011
Thank Four-from-Tyler
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Reviewed 23 December 2011

Attend the Memorial Day, July 4th, or Texas Independence Day ceremonies to get a lump in your throat and then tour the cemetery to see the graves of Texas' best.

Thank MNEAustin
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