Historic Elmwood Cemetery & Foundation

Historic Elmwood Cemetery & Foundation

Where Detroit's History Endures
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2020 Spring Side Banner Info

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Birding Events 
Please join birding experts from the Detroit Audubon Society, Grosse Pointe Audubon Society and Wild Birds Unlimited as we walk the grounds of Elmwood and look and listen for birds here in Detroit. Our next walk will be on Friday, March 13th at 9 a.m. Click here to learn about this and other upcoming events!

Cemetery Tours Available
Cemetery tours can be scheduled throughout the year by contacting This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  Regular monthly tours will begin in April on April 26th at 9 a.m.

Arboretum Tours and Class
2020 arboretum tours will be held on May 3 at noon and October 24 at 1:00.  The tree identification class will be held on June 10 at 5:30 p.m.  Please make your reservation by contacting This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  

Spring Annual Flower Beds 
Please contact the office after April 1 to order flowers for your loved one's grave.  313-567-3453.  Consider placing a pertpetual flower order to insure flowers each and every year.

Please Note Fall/WinterHours:

Cemetery Grounds Access
Grounds are open daily for
your visit or recreation.

September 16 - April 30
8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Daily

Office Hours
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Weekdays
9:00 a.m. – noon Saturdays
The office is closed on Sundays.