CemLS# 34189
The Woodlawn Cemetery NY
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Location:
Section : A
Row: B
Lot: C
Description: 
Situated at the highest point within The Woodlawn Cemetery, the Hillcrest plot offers a serene setting overlooking some of Woodlawn’s most notable grave sites, including those of jazz greats, Max Roach, Lionel Hampton, Duke Ellington, and Salsa Queen Celia Cruz. Providing a selection of both single, companion and cremation in-ground burial spaces, its park-like setting captures the beauty of the cemetery’s grandeur in every season.

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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