Group Tours

Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation offers guided tours for groups of 10 or more.

The Cedar Hill Notables Tour explores the lives and accomplishments of people who made significant contributions to Hartford and beyond. Hear about the discoverer of anesthesia and his tragic life, the woman behind the management of Colt Manufacturing, and the man who saved the country from bankruptcy twice during this guided walking tour. Tours last between 60 and 90 minutes.

Tour content can be shaped to meet your group’s particular interests. Group tour rate is $5/person.

Contact Beverly Lucas, Director,  for more information.
(860) 956-3311 or


Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation’s mission is to preserve, protect and promote in perpetuity the art, culture, history and natural beauty of Hartford’s nationally recognized Cedar Hill Cemetery.

We invite you to support our efforts to maintain and restore the cemetery’s historic architecture, preserve the historic and unique memorial artworks, conserve and protect the natural resources, care for the picturesque trees and shrubs, and present educational tours and events to the public.