Glenwood Cemetery, Houston

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  • This is an amazing cemetary, with magnificent gravestones from many different eras in a lovely park-like setting. If you can manage it, see it with one of the inexpensive tours offered by the Historic...  more »
  • It is a very beautiful cemetery to visit. Surprisingly there aren't many people visiting so you can walk around all day without interrupting people who are there with a purpose. There are some really ...  more »
  • This is not a tourist place - I'm not sure I've ever seen anyone visiting just to look around - but it is a beautiful and large historic cemetery in the heart of Houston, with hills, huge trees, and w...  more »
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  • Obviously so many great historical figures rest here. A stand out for me is Anson Jones - the last President of the Republic of Texas. I posted some photos from my last visit.
  • Great photo ops, serene views, dramatic statues and monuments, mysterious headstones.
  • lotsa deadbois
  • Words can not espress this majestic landmark cemetery. It goes on and on, at every turn is more breath taking. It is surely a place you must visit, it's exquisite.
  • The mgr and Secretary were very helpful. Its free just to walk around and soak up the history. The beautiful location, flowers, old trees, delightful animals, make for a very momentous day. Take a walk on the wild side.
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