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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

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Autumn Beauty

This historic cemetery is located in the heart of Sleepy Hollow country and counts Washington... read more

Reviewed today
Avon, Connecticut
Murder and Mayhem Tour

I attended the evening Murder and Mayhem Cemetery Tour at the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery last night... read more

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540 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591
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Reviewed today

This historic cemetery is located in the heart of Sleepy Hollow country and counts Washington Irving among its famous inhabitants. The park-like setting with majestic old trees, river and rustic bridge is especially beautiful in the fall and several cemetery tours are offered at night...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I attended the evening Murder and Mayhem Cemetery Tour at the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery last night. It was, and still is, a must do. It is a lantern tour and you will travel by foot around the 90 acres to various spots and get to...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really cool large historic cemetery. We were only able to get pictures in front of the gate though since it closed at 4:30.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I purchased the 2hr lantern tour last week. We were pleasantly surprised at how informative it was. Our guide was very good. We learned about all the famous people buried in the cemetery and many strange details about others there as well....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good 2 hour tour of this beautiful, historic cemetery. Our guide was knowledgeable and allowed time for pictures. There is a lot of walking, often uneven at times and uphill, so those with ambulatory difficulties will not do well on this tour. The highlight...More

Thank Cheri D
Reviewed 6 days ago

We did the 2 hour lantern tour at night. Fun informative and a lot of hills🙂 Tour guide was very good only issue was that she would point out things as she was walking and if you were not right next to her you missed...More

1  Thank Stuart C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 1 hour Knickerbocker Tour was fabulous. I didn't expect to like it so much. The tour guide was very informative and had a great sense of humor. We learned a lot. Take a walk up and take a peak inside some of the mausoleums,...More

2  Thank peachtree55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gorgeous cemetery, huge and full of historical residents. Highly recommend going on at least one of their tours, which are educational and entertaining. I went on the classic day tour (2-hours), which covered a number of the residents with entertaining and fascinating...More

1  Thank ravenwoodm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My GF and I had a great time during our tour at the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery with Melissa! If you can specifically book a tour with her then JUST DO IT. She was fun, enlightening, and very passionate about her job which resonated with all...More

2  Thank Ehren D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What better way to visit Sleepy Hollow than to visit the grave of the man who immortalized it with his short story, "the Legend of Sleepy Hollow"? Although a map of the cemetery is provided at the gate we had a little trouble locating the...More

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7 June 2018|
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Response from sandiegoheidi | Reviewed this property |
Our stay was fantastic. Seeing that we arrived during a hurricane on a Friday night, it was great. The hotel is close enough to stay and drive into Sleepy Hallow. I would highly suggest you book ahead what you want to do... More
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.
11 October 2016|
Response from Ro M |
Tripods are not permitted on tours.