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]


Sleepy Hollow Cemetery Walking Tours

Daytime guided tours — 2015 Dates Advance reservations required. Daytime tours are offered on Saturdays and Sundays, as well as on select weekdays. Depending on the date, the theme varies, as does the starting time. The Classic Tour Dig deeper into the history of Sleepy Hollow Cemetery and its residents. On these two-hour walks you’ll… [Continue Reading]


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]


Special Events

Festive Witchy Wonderland

December Events at the Cemetery

Festive Witchy Wonderland Painting Class Join us on Saturday, December 12th, 2015 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. for another fun-filled Painting Class with Artist Heather Gleason! Heather will teach you the step-by-step process of painting a Festive Witchy Wonderland Scene. No experience required. Each participant will learn how to create the very popular Witchy Wonderland landscape scene on an 8x10" canvas panel. Paint some witches ice skating on a pond, or sleigh … [Read More...]