Historic Elmwood Cemetery & Foundation

Historic Elmwood Cemetery & Foundation

Where Detroit's History Endures

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New Grounds Access Hours

The cemetery grounds are open to the public daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. from September 16th through April 30th.

 

Winter Blankets and Wreaths
Sale Begins October 1

Adorn your loved one's grave with a grave blanket or wreath this winter.  They are made from natural, freshly cut evergreen boughs and are decorated in seasonal colors.  Contact the office by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 313-567-3453.

 

Fall Tombstone Tour

Join us for a guided walking tour of Elmwood! The tour will be held on October 8th at 8:30 a.m. and is FREE.  We will share the stories of many prominent individuals buried here at Elmwood.  We will also highlight the memorial art and symbolism, as well as our unique grounds.  Make your reservation today by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Space is limited!

 

Upcoming Events

Please check the website for our latest list of upcoming events.  The public is always welcome to join us on the grounds at Elmwood.