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THE VICTORIAN HILLSIDE CEMETERIES WHERE VIRGINIA CITY’S DEAD REST IN PEACE

The Silver Terrace Cemeteries memorialize the diverse laborers who worked the Comstock and made Virginia City a boom town.    

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MISSION SANTA YSABEL CEMETERY

Located on a hillside in the small town of Santa Ysabel, this 19th century church, museum and cemetery along Highway 79 reveals a more native side to California Mission history.    

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MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY: OAKLAND, CA

Established in 1863 and designed by Frederick Law Olmsted the architect of New York City’s Central Park, this historic 226-acre cemetery in the Oakland hills holds crypts of many famous founders of California and big names in Bay Area history. […]

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PORTAL OF THE FOLDED WINGS

Why is there a 21-foot-long model of the Space Shuttle sitting in a semi-rundown NOHO cemetery?    

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CLOWN MOTEL/TONOPAH CEMETERY

There’s nothing creepier than a cemetery next to a clown motel.      

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BUBBLEGUM AND PYRAMIDS IN SLO

The Dorn Pyramid and an alley filled with A.B.C gum in San Luis Obispo.          

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NOLA RIP

There are many amazing cemeteries in New Orleans, these are some of my favorites.  

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FOREST LAWN MEMORIAL PARK: HOLLYWOOD HILLS

This “theme-park necropolis” located close to Griffith Park, is not only the final resting place of numerous Hollywood notables but is also dedicated to the preservation of American history.      

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CALVARY CEMETERY LA

Established in 1896, Calvary Cemetery is one of the oldest cemetery’s in Los Angeles.      

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HOME OF PEACE MEMORIAL PARK

Surrounded by 100 year-old palm trees, Home of Peace Memorial Park holds the proud distinction of being the oldest Jewish cemetery in the Los Angeles area.      

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