Green-Wood Cemetery

Free: All time

Greenwood Cemetery was a popular tourist attraction in the 1850’s and was the place most famous New Yorkers who died in that era were buried. The cemetery ground was built upon Battle Hill, the highest point in Brooklyn. The rolling hills and dales, several ponds and an on-site chapel provide an environment that still draws visitors today.

Address: 500 25th St. Brooklyn, NY 11232
Opening hours: Daily 8am – 5pm
Direction: Subway R to 25th St. Station
Phone: +1 718 768 7300