The Woodlawn Cemetery

Name: The Woodlawn Cemetery

Address:4199 Webster Avenue, Bronx, NY 10470

Date: 1863 

Architect or Builder:  Unknown

NYC Boroughs/Neighborhoods:   Woodlawn Heights

County:   Bronx

Special Activities:  Guided Tours

Date/Time of Activities: Saturday and Sunday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Featured Site Tour
Saturday, May 20th
3:00 p.m.

The Woodlawn Cemetery is a National Historic Landmark and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.  It is home to many mausolea with outstanding stained glass windows and mosaics by notable artisans such as Louis Comfort Tiffany and John LaFarge.
This docent-led tour will focus on significant stained glass installations. Participants should come to the Jerome Avenue entrance at the intersection of Jerome Avenue and Bainbridge Avenue, just across the street from the Nr. 4 train ‘Woodlawn’ station.

Please note: Participants should come to the Jerome Avenue entrance at the intersection of Jerome Avenue and Bainbridge Avenue, just across the street from the Nr. 4 train ‘Woodlawn’ station.  Space is limited and advance registration is suggested.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ssoh-tour-the-woodlawn-cemetery-tickets-3390761659

Additionaly, the Cemetery is open for self-guided tours Saturday & Sunday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, no registration needed


Woodlawn Cemetery is featured in the Corning Museum of Glass’ Tiffany Glass Mosaic exhibit, more information here: http://www.cmog.org/collection/exhibitions/tiffanys-glass-mosaics

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