Where Romans Rest: Myrtle Hill Cemetery Tour
South Broad St & Etowah Terrace
Rome, GA 30161
706-295-5576 | 800-444-1834
Myrtle Hill Cemetery dates back to 1857 and is the final resting place for more than 20,000 of Rome's most notable citizens, including nearly 400 Civil War dead.
Take a guided tour of Myrtle Hill Cemetery with grave hosts along the tour. The path includes uneven pavement with steep slopes and stairs. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing. This event is not recommended for children under 12. Tours depart at 10 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. from Veterans Plaza at the front of the cemetery.
Advance ticket purchase required. Purchase tickets at the Last Stop Gift Shop located at 402 Civic Center Drive, Rome, GA 30161.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Saturday: 10:00AM - 12:30PM
Admission & Fees
Children under 12 $5
Free Parking, Parking off Site
Near Interstate Highway
Suitable for Ages
Civil War, Family Friendly, History & Heritage
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