A Historic Place

The Oak Hill Cemetery Historic Preservation Foundation was established in 2003 to preserve and restore the beautiful and historic cemetery. The Foundation works to promote the appreciation of its culture, and historic and natural resources and collaborate with its community. Organized as a 501(c)(3) organization and operated by a Board of Directors and Staff members.

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  • August 20, 2023

    On Saturday, August 12, author George Saunders received the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction at the National Book Festival in Washington, DC.  The following morning he visited Oak Hill Cemetery, where his novel Lincoln in the Bardo takes place.  Saunders toured the grounds [...]

  • August 8, 2023

    Oak Hill was one of 44 institutions in the United States selected to participate in the 2023 Foundation for Advancement in Conservation’s Collections Assessment for Preservation (CAP) Program for our emerging Archives and Collection. CAP provides small and mid-sized museums with partial funding toward a [...]

Upcoming Events

  • Outdoor Mindfulness Walk at Oak Hill Cemetery

    October 7 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

  • Fall Dog Day 2023

    Fall Dog Day 2023

    October 21 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Thanksgiving – Office Closed

    November 23