A very nice cemetery where Mark Twain is apparently buried. Finding his grave was easy from the entrance and the place is nicely maintained for how old it is. Very peaceful and felt very safe to be walking around.
This is one of the places that you won't see on the Elmira trolley tour, but it's worth visiting on your own if you have an hour to spare. It's a beautiful old cemetery with tall trees and graves dating back to the 1800's. And Civil War buffs should not pass up the National Cemetery next door, where many Confederate... 更多
Found out about this accidentally from Michael at the Holiday Inn. You can EASILY spend a day there. Soaked in history, very beautiful, and saw many people walking their dogs there.
Wanting to visit the grave site of Mark Twain, the signs were plentiful and it was easy to navigate through this incredibly beautiful and very well-taken care of cemetery. Lots of interesting old headstones also.
We went to Woodlawn Cemetery strictly to visit the grave of Mark Twain. That is well-marked with signs and very easy to find. We also wanted to find the grave of Ernie Davis, a local NFL player who would have been on the same team as Jim Brown, except he died of leukemia far too young. Unfortunately, we were not... 更多
I went to this cemetery to see Mark Twain's grave and was impressed by its beauty. It is a good place to walk around and view the statues, monuments, and wildlife. The trees are wonderful and the upkeep is fantastic. The office building looks like an old chapel and the architecture is fascinating. There is a great monument to the... 更多
Very interesting and humbling to stand by the grave of one of America’s greatest authors. Google some Twain quotes while sitting a few moments in his resting place. Say a prayer for a man who lived a sad life and appreciate that he still found humor in the world. Worth a visit; the cemetery is a quiet place of repose... 更多