You’ve Never Seen A Cemetery Quite Like This One In Arizona
By Monica Spencer|Published April 22, 2017
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If there’s any place in Arizona that is filled with tales of the Old West, Tombstone would have to be it. The boomtown turned ghost town has seen an incredible number of characters walk its streets over the decades and it is even the final resting place for some 300 former residents.
Boothill Cemetery is located at 408 Highway 80 in Tombstone, just off the highway. You can find information about the cemetery’s hours on its website or Facebook page.
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