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Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

Open Now: 08:00 - 16:30
Open today: 08:00 - 16:30
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Knickerbocker Tour

The 1 hour Knickerbocker Tour was fabulous. I didn't expect to like it so much. The tour guide was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Slatington, Pennsylvania
Gorgeous historical (and literary) cemetery with great tours

This is a gorgeous cemetery, huge and full of historical residents. Highly recommend going on at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Athens, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week 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

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Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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

Thank kdh78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I attended the Original Knickerbocker tour in September. There was about 10 people in the group. Our tour guide was very knowledgable, informative, and funny! There is a lot of walking and there are some steep areas, but we enjoyed those types of treks. I...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On my first visit to sleepy Hollow I felt it necessary to visit such a famous cemetery…… I don't normally visit cemeteries… But I've never seen so many Mazza Liam's in my life and the stories are just incredible's. had no idea that such a...More

Thank HappyWoodturner
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The Lyndhurst Mansion is a must for adults who love old mansions. The walking path along the river is easy and beautiful. Our tour guide was excellent, and very Knowledgeable.

Thank genem54
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

First get a map. If you don't take a tour this will help you to navigate the cemetery. It's beautiful. Roads are tight. Not recommended for RVs. It was fascinating to look around at the different gravesites and the date. Take you time.

1  Thank 770MCP
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We managed to walk through and see the infamous bridge that inspired the story of the headless horseman...of course it has changed in that it is no longer a covered bridge nor is it very long...however it is charming place and peaceful bridge with a...More

1  Thank DonkeyWho
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great old cemetery with many famous people buried there. Not creepy at all! Take your walking shoes.

1  Thank DRosettaHansen
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6 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
2 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.
10 October 2016|
Response from Ro M |
Tripods are not permitted on tours.