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Grand Designs: Architecture at Green-Wood

October 10th , 12:00pm 1:30pm

Green-Wood is home to a spectacular collection of nineteenth- and early twentieth-century architectural gems featuring some of the most popular design trends of their time. Across our grounds you’ll encounter memorials in styles ranging from Neoclassical to Egyptian Revival and from Art Deco to Art Nouveau. Discover the magnificent monument (and tragic death!) of Charlotte Canda; the memorial to John Matthews, the “Soda Fountain King;” and many more on this walking tour. 

$25 / $20 for members. There are no paper or e-tickets. Attendees will be checked in by name.

Location: Check-in takes place in the meadow at the Main Entrance at Fifth Avenue and 25th Street. Look for signage. Click here for our inclement weather policy.

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Questions?

Don’t know your Member ID number? Not sure which ticket or membership type to order? Call 718-210-3080 or email contactus@green-wood.com with any questions.

Mandatory Safety Protocols

– Attendees are strongly encouraged to wear a face covering at all times and maintain at least a 6-foot distance from those not in their group.

– The walk is over hilly and uneven terrain, comfortable footwear is encouraged.

– Follow ALL instructions and guidance from Cemetery staff and ambassadors.

– Travel Safely: Green-Wood recommends following all safety precautions while traveling to and from the Cemetery, whether by foot, mass transit, or driving. If taking mass transit, please check the MTA’s guidelines.

Feeling Sick? Stay home if you are feeling sick or running a temperature. Please use good judgement if you have recently been exposed to someone with COVID-19. For more information about COVID-19, please check the CDC website.

Green-Wood reserves the right to deny entry to any visitor who refuses to comply with the safety guidelines.

If you observe a situation or behavior that does not reflect these protocols, please advise an ambassador or other staff member immediately. With everyone’s cooperation this will be a memorable and safe unique experience.