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 — 2016 Dates Advance reservations required. Soak up the beauty of this 167-year old cemetery while your guide regales you with stories of the fascinating people resting here in peace. Our two-hour guided walks are the perfect way “to have a colloquy among the tombs” as Washington Irving, famous author of The… [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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