Welcome to Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation

Old Cedar HillCedar Hill Cemetery Foundation invites you to discover, experience and explore Hartford’s historic Cedar Hill Cemetery. Established in 1864, Cedar Hill is an American rural cemetery encompassing 270 acres of landscaped woodlands, waterways and memorial grounds. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Cedar Hill serves as a sanctuary for memorial artworks, Hartford history and welcomed wildlife.

In addition to offering tours and events, Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation raises funds to ensure the park-like memorial grounds are preserved and protected in perpetuity.


Upcoming Event

Bird Walk WebFeathered Friends Walk
Saturday, May 14, 6:30 am
Free for All
Join Jay Kaplan from Roaring Brook Nature Center for his annual bird walk at Cedar Hill. Jay will lead participants through our ornamental foreground in search of resident birds. Hiking shoes & binoculars recommended. Meet near the bridge along the entrance drive.


Cedar Hill Cemetery & Foundation
453 Fairfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114

To visit Hartford’s historic Cedar Hill Cemetery’s website, click here.