The cemetery for Civil War soldiers was created in 1864. The cemetery grounds contain a historic hospital building, an attractive pavilion and the Illinois State Soldiers and Sailors Monument. Built in 1874, this marble monument honors 2,637 Illinois soldiers and sailors who lost their lives in the war.

Junction – Highway 37 & 51
Mound City, IL 62963

Open year round, from dawn until dusk.

(314) 845-8320