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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

540 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591
+1 914-631-0081
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Beautiful Cemetery - Great Walking tour

We visited the cemetery in the daytime and at night with a walking tour. The evening Lantern Tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Connie F
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marlton
Worth the trip!

I expected this cemetery to be commercialized, crowded, and prob not worth the trip, but I was very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeff B
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West Point, New York
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540 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the cemetery in the daytime and at night with a walking tour. The evening Lantern Tour was great. Sandy, our guide, was great and we learned a great deal of history as well. We came back the next day to tour in the...More

Thank Connie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I expected this cemetery to be commercialized, crowded, and prob not worth the trip, but I was very wrong. I pulled up on a Sat afternoon and figured I had missed the parking lot but nope, there wasn't one. It was truly a traditional, historic...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ghost tour during Halloween was fun and vey informative. Our guide was knowledgeable and made the tour interesting an fun.

Thank RetiredTeacher15
Reviewed 21 April 2017

A beautiful cemetery right by a river where you can spot the resting places of Irving, Carnegie, Rockefeller, and others. The headless horseman bridge is also located here. There are some nice benches and steps for you to rest on to take a break. It's...More

Thank Nahree K
Reviewed 15 April 2017

A beautiful old cemetery, famous for the Headless Horseman. Several famous graves, such as Samuel Gompers. Great for a walk on a nice day. Around Halloween, you may meet the Horseman.

Thank Gingerbreadjoe
Reviewed 12 April 2017

adjoining the older" Burying Ground" of the Old Dutch Church. Between the two, the burials encompass the colonial period to Magnates of industry, e.g. Andrew Carnegie, high society, e.g. the Astors. And many others. Take a read in Wikipedia for advance notice. Memorials are unusually...More

Thank Jmc5606903
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I love the show Sleepy Hollow and everything about the Legends. drove through did not do tour. it was raining perfect dreary day for touring a cemetery the trees look haunted with all the Moss and lichens growing on them got to see Carnegie, Rockefeller,...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This two hour tour of the Old Dutch Church cemetery is worth the time. Our tour guide, Sarah, was full of stories about the "residents" that touched on the people and the history of the time. Lots of stories about the Revolution and how Tarrytown...More

Thank DogWorld
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We were on one of the first evening tours of the season. Our tour guide Ro was entertaining and knowledgeable. It was a great mix of historical facts and just the right mix of spookiness. Definitely worth the visit!

1  Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Sleepy Hollow Cemetery is a beautiful setting for both the deaf AND the living...couples even get married here! Famous industrialists like Andrew Carnegie and some Rockefellers are buried here, as is author Washington Irving, author of the famous short story. Grab a map to wander...More

Thank CrossgarDown
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ploofster83
Can the cemetery be visited without booking a tour? I mean can I just stop by and have a quick look around by myself?
3 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
Do you know if they allow photographers to use tripods? Or do they move around pretty quickly?
11 October 2016|
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Response from Ro M |
Tripods are not permitted on tours.
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Cinsational
I would like to buy tickets for the night cemetery tour but it shows that it's sold out for the whole month. Is there any other way of me purchasing tickets? Thanks in advanced.
8 October 2016|
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Response from cailebotte | Reviewed this property |
no idea sorry
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