Green-Wood Cemetery Chapel
Brooklyn, NY 11232
- Daily 8am-5pm
The Historic Chapel at Green-Wood is available for funerals, memorial services, weddings and many other types of events. Green-Wood’s Crematory Chapel is available for cremation-associated services. Each is a beautifully appointed space with its own unique environment.
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This resting ground for such 19th-century titans as jeweler Charles Tiffany and pianist Louis Gottschalk, is running out of burial plots, so the cemetery is turning to alternative revenue streams.
This cemetery opened in 1838 and has approximately 600,000 graves spread out over 478 acres. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 2006.
Visit the graves of Jean-Michel Basquiat, Leonard Bernstein and Mae West; and check out the 1911 chapel designed by the same firm behind Grand Central Terminal.
Guess who the statue of Minerva is saluting from Battle Hill?
favorite bathroom in all of nyc is in the chapel - all marble. great place to do your thing+acoustics for singing are amazing.