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Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation

453 Fairfield Avenue
860-956-3311

Established in 1864, Cedar Hill Cemetery is an American rural cemetery encompassing 270 acres of landscaped woodlands, waterways and memorial grounds in the south end of Hartford. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Cedar Hill serves as a sanctuary for memorial artworks, Hartford history and welcomed wildlife. To date, more than 32,500 people have chosen Cedar Hill as their final resting place, including Samuel Colt, John Pierpont Morgan, Dr. Horace Wells, and Katharine Hepburn.

Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation maintains and restores the cemetery's historic architecture, preserves the unique memorial artworks, conserves and protects the natural resources and wildlife, cares for the picturesque trees and shrubs, and offers educational tours and events to the public.


Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation is not affiliated with AmericanTowns Media

Upcoming Events at Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation

Music Among the Memorials

Friday, Jul 30, 2021 at 6:30pm
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Hartford, CT
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Sunset Notables

Thursday, Aug 12, 2021 at 6:30pm
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Hartford, CT
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The Streets of Hartford

Saturday, Aug 21, 2021 at 10:00am
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Hartford, CT
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Arts & Letters

Saturday, Sep 11, 2021 at 10:00am
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Hartford, CT
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Lest We Forget

Saturday, Sep 25, 2021 at 10:00am
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Hartford, CT
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The Plot Thickens

Saturday, Oct 2, 2021 at 10:00am
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Hartford, CT
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Autumn Tree Tour

Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 at 10:00am
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Hartford, CT
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Hallowed History Lantern Tour

Friday, Oct 29, 2021 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Hartford, CT
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