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Lexington Cemetery, Lexington

#3 of 10 in Historic Sites in Lexington
Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Lexington National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Lexington, Kentucky. Administered by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, it encompasses less than 4050 square meters (1 acre), and as of 2014 had approximately 1,700 interments. It is closed to new interments.

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  • We drove through the entire cemetery and then parked and walked through. Henry Clay monument very impressive. Lots of history in this place.  more »
  • I have never seen a cemetery as beautiful or as large as this one!!! Beautiful trees and monuments. Fountains!! Birds everywhere!  more »
  • So peacful well maintained
  • This is the most beautiful cemetery I've ever seen. It has beautiful flowering trees. And the staff is very friendly. Rain or shine the workers are always keeping this place up. It's so nice to drive around the many pathways or walk them for some great exercise! I stop by here just to admire the beauty at least once a week. I've even seen photoshoots here!
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