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Memorial Park, Memphis, Tn

5668 Poplar Ave, Memphis, Tennessee 38120 USA

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“beautiful old cemetery!”

Memorial Park Cemetery was founded in 1924 by E. Clovis Hinds on initial 54 acres (.22 km2).[2] It is located at 5668 Poplar Avenue in Memphis, Tennessee Different species of trees of different ages, as well as bushes, can be found throughout the cemetery, enhancing the atmosphere of a park-like setting. The cemetery is noted for its Crystal Shrine Grotto, a hand-built cave depicting Biblical scenes built by artist Dionicio Rodriguez. The cemetery is owned by the private death care industry company, Northstar Memorial Group, based in Houston.

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Anna Hider

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They've put a lot into making this place feel more like a community park than a graveyard. It might seem odd, but you should spend an hour or two walking around. The place is filled with beautiful sculptures and, of course, the famous Crystal Shrine Grotto!!

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Memorial Park, Memphis, Tn

5668 Poplar Ave
Memphis, Tennessee
38120 USA

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