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Ancient Burying Ground, Hartford

Categories: Cemeteries, Tourist Spots
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4.5/5 based on 35+ reviews on the web
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  • It is amazing to find this very old cemetery right in the middle of Hartford. I love old cemeteries and this one did not disappoint. 
  • This cemetery has graves from the 1600's forward. It is awesome. The gates are sometimes locked due to recent vandalism. During our visit we were lucky enough to speak with a woman who was cleaning a ...  read more »
  • There is not much left of the original Hartford, but in this burial ground, you can see the graves of some of those courageous pioneers and settlers who made this city great. Many of the grave stones ...  read more »
  • One of my favorite cemeteries in the state. Lots of old graves with some really interesting inscriptions. Too bad about the graffiti though. It's a great place for a quick stroll during lunch.
  • So rare that a cemetery is preserved in the heart of a city. Some of these are really old, back to the beginnings of the city.
  • Being open to the public great, not being constantly watched, not so great. Witnessed shady activity several times on different days and times. This place shouldn't be known as the place drug dealer X sold to drug buyer Y. Need some eyes on this place more often.
  • In the summer (July/August), there are well-informed middle school children who provide free guided tours.
  • Great site! lots of history, worth seeing.
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