Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum

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O V E R V I E W
Facility:Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum
Description:Founded in 1841, Woodland Cemetery is one of the nation's five oldest rural/garden cemeteries and a unique cultural, botanical and educational resource in the heart of Dayton, Ohio. Over 3,000 trees and 165 specimens of native Midwestern woody plants grace the Arboretum's 200 verdant acres of rolling hills. The Romanesque gateway, chapel, and office, completed in 1889 are on the National Register of Historic Places with the chapel featuring one of the finest original Tiffany windows in the country. Thousands tour the grounds each year to visit the gravesites of Wilbur and Orville Wright, poet Paul Laurence Dunbar, Matilda and Levi Stanley, Queen and King of the Gypsies; Governor James Cox, writer Erma Bombeck and many more.
A D D R E S S
Address 1:118 Woodland Avenue
Address 2:
City:Dayton
State/Province:OH
Zip Code:45409
V I S I T I N G   I N F O
Hours:Self guided tours from 8 am. to 3 pm. (use CD and CD player) Guided tours can be scheduled for a group.
Admission:Free
Telephone:(937) 228-3221
Website:Visit Website
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