Self Guided Tours at Cedar Hill

Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation offers several self-guided tour options. Informational materials are available in the brochure rack located along the entrance drive.

A Guide for Visitors

Guide for Visitors provides biographical information about Cedar Hill’s most famous residents.

Notables featured include Sam and Elizabeth Colt, Secretary of the Navy Gideon Welles, Katharine Hepburn, discoverer of anesthesia Horace Wells, and John Pierpont Morgan.

Informational materials are available in the brochure rack located along the entrance drive.

Notable Trees Guide

Notable Trees Guide introduces visitors to Cedar Hill’s remarkable trees.

Highlights include the beautiful European Weeping Beech, the unusual (for the Northeast) Umbrella Magnolia, and the Huss Hemlock named for a resident of the cemetery.

* The thread-leaf maple pictured to the left was state champion until 2011 when part of the tree was lost in an October snowstorm.

 

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Guide by Cell

Guide by Cell enables visitors to use a cell phone to learn about Cedar Hill’s most notable residents. A brochure includes a map and instructions for calling into the Guide by Cell system.

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Guide by Cell

Guide by Cell enables visitors to use a cell phone to learn about Cedar Hill’s most notable residents. A brochure includes a map and instructions for calling into the Guide by Cell system.