Historic Oakland Cemetery
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 33° 44.922 W 084° 22.386
16S E 743333 N 3737393
Quick Description: Oakland Cemetery is a repository for approximately 6,800 soldiers both known and unknown. It has been the site of Memorial Day services since 1866 and boasts two beautiful monuments to the Confederate dead. It is also the final resting place for five generals.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 2/19/2007 12:04:48 PM
Waymark Code: WM1845
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 79

Long Description:
Admission Fees: Free; Guided walking tours: Adults: $5; Seniors: $3.
Open to Public: Daily: From dawn to dusk. Business office: Mon. - Fri.: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Visitor Services: Public Restrooms; Handicapped Access; Records Research.
Regularly Scheduled Events: Fall: Sunday in the Park (Victorian afternoon at the cemetery).

Type of site: Cemetery


Phone Number: 404-658-6019

Admission Charged: No Charge

Website: [Web Link]

Driving Directions:
Directions: From I-75 south: take I-20East to Boulevard East. From I-75 north: take exit 248A onto Butler St.; make first right onto Decatur St. Go three lights to Grant St. and turn right; at stop sign turn left. The gate will be in front of you.

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