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Friendship Cemetery, Columbus

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  • This is a very interesting cemetery. The first Memorial Day was started at this cemetery. Has many interesting grave statues. A large weeping angel is at one of the graves. Be very careful when going ...  more »
  • Friendship cemetery is an historic gem. It is the site of the very first Decoration Day (precursor of Memorial Day), when four Columbus ladies went to put flowers on the graves of Confederate soldiers...  more »
  • I really enjoyed visiting this historical cemetery which was founded in 1849. Such a peaceful place with beautiful magnolias & so much history.  more »
  • Went see Tales from the Crypt. It is put on buy the Math and science kids. They chose a grave site and research the person. They are at the grave dressed in period clothes. They tell about that persons life. It only takes place once a year during the Columbus Pilgrimage.
  • Really neat, quiet place right next to the football stadium. Great place for a bike ride.
  • Most famous cemetery in the south with weeping Angel and tales from the crypt. Historic.
  • I have Ancestors buried there many many years ago.... beautiful old place . I could have stayed there for days and not seen it all.
  • One of my favorite cemeteries. Decoration Day Started here