Mount Auburn Cemetery
60 locals recommend ·
About this place
Mount Auburn is the first rural garden cemetery in the U.S. and was founded as a place to commemorate the dead in a landscape of beauty while providing comfort to the living. It remains a horticultural treasure and free resource to the community today.
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Historic garden cemetery with a tower Tranquil cemetery & arboretum founded in 1831, with many nature paths, ponds & an observation tower.
One of the country's first and most beautiful garden cemeteries. From presidents to freed slaves, anybody who's anybody spends eternity here.
March 19, 2018
Glorious place for a picturesque walk. Harvard Square is on the way back with plenty of places to grab a bite to eat if you work up an appetite.