The Dead of the Locust Grove Cemetery Historic Site

July 15, 2022

Locust Grove State Historic Site will be open to give visitors a peek into the past on Friday, July 15 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. This small plantation cemetery includes the graves of Major General Eleazar Ripley, a hero of the War of 1812, and of Sarah Knox Taylor, first wife of Jefferson Davis. There is no admission charged and please be aware there are no facilities or staff onsite. For more information please contact Audubon State Historic Site at 225-635-3739.