The Sleepy Hollow Cemetery Historic Fund

The mission of the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery Historic Fund is to promote and advance the welfare of the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery of Tarrytown. Our goal is to preserve and maintain monuments, buildings and edifices at the Cemetery that are of historic, cultural, and architectural significance. We aim to encourage and advance the public knowledge and… [Continue Reading]

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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery Walking Tours

Daytime guided tours — 2015 Dates Advance reservations required. $19.99 • April, May and June dates: Saturdays and Sundays from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. The Classic Tour Dig deeper into the history of Sleepy Hollow Cemetery and its residents. On these two-hour walks you’ll hear of Washington Irving, author of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” Revolutionary War… [Continue Reading]

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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery Burial Services

Riverview Natural Burial Grounds Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, that “Sleepy” place which serves as the backdrop to Washington Irving’s short story, “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”, is largely just that – a quiet and sleepy resting place where little seems to ever change. Following the Pocantico River as it meanders through the pristine terrain of the… [Continue Reading]

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Special Events

The Sacrifice of Randolph Carter

Lovecraft fans rejoice! The Sacrifice of Randolph Carter is an original, one-man performance combining two of cosmic horror master H.P. Lovecraft’s most beloved stories, “The Statement of Randolph Carter” and “From Beyond,” into a single, horrifying narrative. In this show, actor/storyteller David Neilsen, as the title character Randolph Carter, welcomes the audience to a meeting of like-minded intellectuals to explain the terrifying, apocalyptic stakes facing the … [Read More...]