The cemetery’s administration office is currently closed. Due to the weather conditions, the cemetery’s grounds are closed to the general public for walking and sightseeing. The cemetery’s grounds are open to vehicular traffic for visitation of loved ones, however, please be aware that conditions might not be suitable for visitors to walk to the gravesite, and visitors will have to make that determination when they arrive. Pedestrians coming to visit loved ones may be escorted by our security personnel, to the gravesite, but there is no guarantee that the security personnel will be able to find the location due to conditions at the gravesite.
The New Hillcrest Addition at The Woodlawn Cemetery | Bronx, NYC, Westchester County
The New Hillcrest Addition admin
Introducing Our New
WHERE GENERATIONS WILL COME TO REMEMBER, REFLECT AND CELEBRATE THE LIVES OF THEIR LOVED ONES.
Pre-construction and pre-need savings being offered now.
Situated at the highest point within The Woodlawn Cemetery, the new Hillcrest addition will offer a serene setting overlooking some of Woodlawn’s most notable grave sites, including those of jazz greats, Max Roach, Lionel Hampton, Duke Ellington, and Salsa Queen Celia Cruz.
This beautiful park-like setting captures the beauty of the cemetery’s grandeur in every season, whether it be fall, spring, summer or winter.