Calvary Cemetery

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Gravesites of Tennessee Williams, Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman and Dred Scott. Many architecturally significant private mausoleums and monuments, including that of the Nez Perce. These warriors came to St. Louis in 1831 to visit William Clark. A free self-guided historic tour pamphlet is available at the office and on-line.

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Sherman was Evil
Reviewed By KenV483 December 2018

It’s a right of passage for Southerners to visit his grave and urinate on it before we leave. The South is rising again!

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Interesting but in a bad neighborhood
Reviewed By Pam F November 2017

You can find General Sherman (of the Civil War) in the Cemetery and I believe the Native American Pontiac is there too. Unfortunately the Cemetery is in a bad part of St. Louis. You would be safe...

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Beautiful...and Gen. Sherman is buried here
Reviewed By cheeseheadfamilyof4 August 2017

I have a 15-year-old daughter who has been begging for us to travel to St. Louis to see General Sherman's grave. She is a serious Civil War buff who is fascinated by Sherman. While I wasn't really...

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