Forest Hills Cemetery
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This place is not just a cemetery, it’s a beautiful Victorian garden built before there were public green spaces or public parks where you could spend time outdoors enjoying the beautiful landscape.
The Forest Hills Cemetery is one of the finest examples of the garden cemetery in the United States. Founded in 1848, it provides a magnificent park-like setting to bury and remember family and friends. In recognition of its unique qualities, Forest Hills Cemetery was added to the National Register…
Mid 19th century garden cemetery with beautiful landscaping and statuary. Famous residents include Eugene O'Neill, ee cummings, Anne Sexton and William Lloyd Garrison.
Very large and well manicured cemetery with interesting architecture, beautiful plants, and a large pond. Great for morning or evening walks!