Aurora is a historic river town that is situated 35 miles west of Cincinnati, Ohio, located in the Southeast corner of Indiana. Aurora was settled in the early 1800's and incorporated in 1845 and has strong historic connections to the Ohio River. Aurora is full of unique and historic buildings that preserve its older rivercity characteristics.

River View Cemetery

Main drive into River View Cemetery.

The River View Cemetery was opened in 1869, to the south of Aurora, bordering Laughery Creek. This scenic, serene cemetery sits on 30 acres and is a great example of the Rural Victorian Public Space design asthetic popular during the early 19th-century. In 2013, the cemetery was named to the National Register of Historic Places.

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River View Cemetery pamphlet cover.