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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

540 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591
+1 914-631-0081
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Interesting

This is a very old cemetery with quite a bit of history. We had a wonderful guide who was as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Francine N
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Copiague, New York
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Worth the visit

This cemetery is really interesting. We actually came across a tombstone for a soldier who died in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
CAdele W
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Indiana, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent64%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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540 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a very old cemetery with quite a bit of history. We had a wonderful guide who was as entertaining as he was knowledgeable. This is a must do for those visiting the area.

Thank Francine N
Reviewed 3 days ago

This cemetery is really interesting. We actually came across a tombstone for a soldier who died in the Revolutionary War! Many of the stones are blank since the years of wind and rain have worn away the wording, but there are quite a few from...More

Thank CAdele W
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a large cemetery but full of history and hills! You have the old church which is the oldest in NY State. The graves of several famous people. Along with the lour of the Headless Horseman. You can grab a map and walk for...More

Thank lchurch269
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has been one of my favorite cemeteries visits. Tours and guides are great. And just beautiful! The variations of trees and plantings were a surprise plus!

Thank Kelly E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great tour! Very knowledgeable guide! Great stories , very entertaining! Would love to come back for the “Murder and Mayhem” tour!

Thank GinaLM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped at the cemetary on our way home. Did not book a tour and used the map provided at the visitor center. The map is a little hard to follow, as all the roads throughout the cemetary are not labeled. Some roads were blocked...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really cool cemetery, with the graves of the Van Winkle family (Think Old Rip's people) and author Washington Irving. Even the famous bridge where the Headless Horseman threw his head (pumpkin) at Icabod Crane and scared him to death is there, right outside the graveyard.

1  Thank SuzanneCloud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to admit we went here because of the movie, but it really has not much to do with it. This is more of a history lesson in how NY state residents were interred in the 1800/1900s. Mainly it is a grand affair with...More

Thank scotland89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and I went to do our own little driving tour through the cemetery with the map provided at the main offices. This was a fun activity to do, but went faster than I thought it would. The only reason why I didn’t give...More

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the night time cemetery lantern tour of sleepy hollow. Really knowledgeable tour guide "Roe" provided a lot of interesting acts about the historical figures buried in the older part of the cemetery and also highlighted some pop culture events that the town is known...More

Thank KM28078
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ploofster83
2 April 2017|
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Response from ljsamson | Reviewed this property |
Yes. No problem. You can park on the grounds in designated areas. It a hilly terrain.
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AREEN7
10 October 2016|
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Tripods are not permitted on tours.
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no idea sorry
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