Congressional Cemetery


 

Other Names: 
Washington Parish Burial Ground
Street: 
1801 E Street Southeast
City: 
Washington
State: 
District of Columbia
Zip: 
20003
County: 
District of Columbia
Phone: 
202-543-0539
Historic Site: 
Yes
Active: 
Yes
Condition: 
Very Good
Established: 
1807
Affiliation: 
Military
Access: 
Public
GPS: 
38.881279,-76.979012
Website: 
Transcribed: 
 
 
Notes: 
It is the only American "cemetery of national memory" founded before the Civil War. Over 65,000 individuals are buried or memorialized at the cemetery, including many who helped form the nation and the city of Washington in the early 19th century.
Cemetery Map: 
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Updated: 
10/25/2016
Map: 

 

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