Woodlawn Cemetery Tours

Moonlight Cemetery Tours of Woodlawn Cemetery are  conducted by Janet DeVries and Ginger Pedersen, authors of “Pioneering Palm Beach: The Deweys and the South Florida Frontier ” and “Legendary Locals of West Palm Beach.”

Woodlawn Cemetery at Dusk

Woodlawn Cemetery at Dusk

Tours are limited to 50 guests, and a $5.00 donation is appreciated and will be used to help restore the historic cemetery. The tour will cover some of the most prominent pioneer families who arrived in the area more than 100 years ago.

To make reservations, please call 561-804-4900 

PLEASE BRING: A flashlight, bug repellent, water (there are no facilities on-site).

PLEASE WEAR: Closed-toed shoes such as sneakers

LOCATION: 1500 South Dixie Highway, across from the Norton Gallery. Parking is available on-site inside cemetery gates on the north side.

Rain Policy: If rain occurs on the night scheduled, the tour will be held the following evening. If it rains on the next night also, the tour will be cancelled for that month.

2016

Friday, October 14 – 7:30 PM

Saturday, November 12 – 6:30 PM

Thursday, December 15 – 6:30 PM

2017

Thursday, January 12 – 6:30 PM

Friday, February 10 – 6:30 PM

Thursday, March 16 – 7:30 PM

Thursday April 13 – 7:30 PM

Thursday, May 11 – 7:30 PM

 

Sponsored by the City of West Palm Beach – Historic Preservation Program and the Parks and Recreation Division.

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3 Responses to Woodlawn Cemetery Tours

  1. Gail says:

    Are you running any tours in the summer months (2015)?

  2. Jen Galardi says:

    Hello-
    When is the next full moon tour?
    Thank you,
    Jen Galardi

  3. Marlen LaBianco says:

    Attended the Woodlawn Cemetery tour last night and it was fantastic! The ladies were wonderfully entertaining and full of interesting details about the inhabitants. I hope to attend a few more times!

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