The Most Beautiful Cemetery In The Country Is Right Here In Vermont

The city of Barre calls itself the “Granite Capital of the World,” and the Hope Cemetery here is a feast for the eyes. The granite you’ll see used to make these spectacular memorials is from the nearby Rock of Ages quarry. This beautiful cemetery in VT is not just a resting place, but a display of some of the most superb craftsmanship you’ll ever find. Let’s take a look at some of the ornate headstones at this magnificent place.

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The Hope Cemetery is located at 262 E Montpelier Road in Barre.