I have stopped by the Mount Holly Cementery several times through the years to visit former Governor Frank Whites grave. While there I have strolled through the cemetery looking at the interesting tomb stones and grave markers. A free brochure is available which is helpful for a self guided tour. So much of Arkansas history can be found here. Anyone... 更多
We didn't do a tour. We drove into the cemetery which is hard to turn a bigger vehicle around. It is geared towards the horse and buggy days. The tombstones were very interesting. We were able to walk about freely without a tour guide.
This is a great place to visit if you're into history. "The Westminster Abbey of Arkansas" is the final resting place for a number of prominent Arkansans and has some amazing monuments. It's just off the Interstate, but feels a world apart.
One of the most historic and interesting cemeteries in the south. Very well kept. Large shade tree's. There's a few interesting stories of it being haunted. Research before you come to learn about all the historical people buried here. Taphophiles will love this place.
Brief nice visit, so much to learn. You don't need so much time; since the cemetery is not that huge and can be cover completely by walking. Mount Holly was one of the earliest cemeteries to be place on the National Register of Historic places. Unless you are a taphophile avoid this place in late winter if you suffer from... 更多
Mount Holly Cemetery is steeped in the history of Arkansas. It has the graves of many Arkansas governors and senators, along with huge headstones, dating back to the early 1800's
Be reverent of this cemetery! It represents the old and the new in life. Historians, parents, beautiful headstones! Perfect for charcoal etchings!
All the gorgeous marble work, the graves of famous Arkansans, the beautiful mulberry trees make Mount Holly One of the must-see locations, especially if you're a taphophile and double especially if you are familiar with those who are buried here. You don't have to walk very far before you will see a familiar name on a headstone. Mount Holly is... 更多