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The Woodlawn Cemetery NY
Mausoleum: Historic Private Mausoleums
The Woodlawn Cemetery’s unique Historic Mausoleum Program offers families a one-of-a-kind opportunity to celebrate their lives and the lives of loved ones by securing a place in New York’s history with a beautiful and meaningful memorial. Historic mausoleums are private buildings deeded back to the cemetery. New owners have the opportunity to purchase a unique memorial designed by a pre-eminent New York architect. These mausoleums are situated in the most historic sections of the cemetery and offer a rich historical significance.

About The Woodlawn Cemetery NY
Established in 1863, Woodlawn is an active, 400-acre non-sectarian cemetery. An oasis in an urban setting, more than 310,000 individuals are interred on its grounds and it attracts over 100,000 visitors from around the world each year. Recognized as one of America’s most historically significant properties, Woodlawn was designated a National Historic Landmark in 2011, joining a rarified roster of 2,500 sites nationwide. Described by the National Park Service as “a popular final resting place for the famous and powerful,” the cemetery is distinguished by memorials that “represent the largest and finest collection of funerary art in the country.”

Visitors come to Woodlawn Cemetery each year to see the monuments and mausoleums designed by the nation’s most accomplished architects, landscape designers and sculptors. Individuals, families and groups walk our grounds searching for the final resting places of many historic figures including artists & writers, civic leaders, entrepreneurs, great entertainers and jazz musicians.

Contact Us

The Woodlawn Cemetery NY
4199 Webster Ave
Bronx , New York, US 10470

Phone: 718-408-5643

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