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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

540 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591
+1 914-631-0081
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A real piece of history!

Take a self-guided tour of this historic cemetery. Look for famous peoples' graves and enjoy the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
hiwaychild
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Westchester County, NY
Beautiful experience in a peaceful place.

I rode up to Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow for a day trip from NYC and the most beautiful part of my trip... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Matthew N
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed yesterday

Take a self-guided tour of this historic cemetery. Look for famous peoples' graves and enjoy the quiet surroundings.

Thank hiwaychild
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I rode up to Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow for a day trip from NYC and the most beautiful part of my trip was the long and leisurely stroll through the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery. The day I went was warmer than the average winter day and the Pocantico...More

Thank Matthew N
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

This was the best part of our trip by far. Glad our tour at midnight was cancelled b/c we enjoyed exploring the cemetery on our own. The cemetery is larger than I anticipated. Over 85 acres and a very cool place with all the trees....More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

I did the late-night Murder and Mayhem tour on my recent visit to Sleepy Hollow, and it was one of my favourite things I did all trip. We had real kerosene lanterns which was a nice touch, and got some really interesting and spooky history...More

Thank Kelly M
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The cemetery was well kept and it was a beautiful fall walk. The graves were interesting and some were unusual. Interesting that Roosevelt, Carnegie, and Gompers were all in there together. Made for good commentary when discussing the gilded age in history class.

Thank marleneaa
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

My wife works in Parsippany, NJ so on our way home to CT where we live we stopped in to check out Sleepy Hallow and take the Cemetery Tour. We booked our tix. online about a week in advance and went on a Monday night....More

Thank Sailguy
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had the pleasure of taking the lantern tour 10PM->Midnight this past weekend. Its 2 hours long and your only light is the kerosene lanterns and the tour guides' flashlight. Tour guide told us tales about each monument or headstone or family gravesite that we...More

Thank C7985NCveronicam
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Some friends and I were lucky to purchase the last available tickets to a night time lantern tour of the cemetery while in town recently. It is a really enjoyable tour which highlights many of the famous people buried here (Rockefeller, Carnegie, Irving etc) as...More

Thank peispud66
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

You will NOT be disappointed! I have visited the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery several times and have always left in awe of its natural beauty, the history lessons it teaches, and the art displayed in its gravestones and monuments. Any day you visit is a good...More

Thank Joanne K
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Our second time seeing it but we set aside a couple of hours this time to walk through the whole thing, So interesting seeing such famous families' mausoleums, not to mention Washington Irving himself! A lovely walk through a gorgeous cemetery especially during the fall...More

Thank LolaRamona
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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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Tripods are not permitted on tours.
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