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Christ Church Burial Ground was founded by the Christ Church as a supplementary burial ground in 1719. It is one of the most significant American cemeteries holding 1400 markers on two acres. Some of the United States’ most historic leaders including Benjamin Franklin and four other signers of the declaration of Independence, have found their resting place here.
This point of interest is part of the tour: Philadelphia 2019 WTW Tour