Tour Schedule for Grove Street Cemetery

There will be guided tours of the Cemetery every Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. from early May through late November and every Sunday at 12:00 noon from early May through late November.

Tours depart from the 'chapel' (Cemetery Office) just inside the Grove Street Cemetery gate at 11:00 a.m. on Saturdays and at 12:00 noon on Sundays. Each guided walking tour will last about one hour and is FREE.

Please note: there are no public rest room facilities at the Cemetery. Walking tours to the site are confined to weather conditions permitting. Proper footwear for New England terrain is highly recommended.

You will have an opportunity to learn about he history of this over-200 year old cemetery as well as a chance to see the gravestones of some of the eminent and prominent people buried there.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Grove Street Cemetery, Inc., the tours are open to the public and consist of a free, one-hour walking tour guided by one of the Cemetery's docents.

Private group tours at other times are also available by special arrangement.

If you have any questions about the tours, please call Patricia Illingworth at 203.389.5403 or email her at:

Friends of the Grove Street Cemetery, Inc.
P. O. Box #9238
New Haven, CT 06533-0238