Calvary Cemetery

  • Attractions
  • Airport/North
  • North/Airport


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.

TripAdvisor Rating

14 Reviews | Write a Review
Very interesting cemetery
Reviewed By abell46 March 2019

I am a genealogist so visiting cemeteries is part of this hobby. This is the largest Catholic cemetery in St. Louis. It is located in an “iffy” section of the city so be careful if you go but once...

Full Review
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!

Full Review
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...

Full Review

Search Other Partner Listings

Shop See & Do Dining & Nightlife Stay
× SEE & DO DINING & NIGHTLIFE SHOP STAY 25 THINGS TO DO NEIGHBORHOODS ITINERARIES DAY TRIPS