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Members Trip: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

Monday, November 5, 2018

9:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.

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Experience the history and vivid fall scenery of the Hudson Valley on a special walking tour of Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.

Set alongside the picturesque Pocantico River, this celebrated cemetery, more than 150 years old, contains the graves of many illustrious individuals, including Washington Irving, Elizabeth Arden, and Andrew Carnegie, as well as a private mausoleum belonging to the Rockefeller family. Explore this historic landscape with tour guide and writer Sandee Harris and find yourself enraptured by her tales of mystery and legend.

Lunch on your own in Tarrytown after the tour. Transportation is included.

Rain date: Monday, November 12.

Please note: Registration required, online or onsite at the Perkins Visitor Center.


Location Details:
This event meets at Wave Hill and continues offsite; transportation from Wave Hill to Sleepy Hollow Cemetery is provided.



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Wave Hill


Nature, History, Tours, Fall Foliage

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