Cemetery visitation on Sunday, May 3rd

Be advised The cemetery will be closed to all traffic on Sunday, May 3rd, 2015. For our 3rd annual 5k Run Through History in honor of NYPD Officer Peter Figoski.   Visitation will be closed from 8am – 12pm.  Visitation can resume after 12pm.   We apologize for...

Notable Feature – Joshua White

Joshua Daniel White was born in South Carolina, February 11, 1914.  As an American singer/songwriter, he covered everything from blues to gospel to jazz to folk songs.  He is also known for his acting as well as being a civil rights activist. For more info, visit this...

Road Closure Notice

NOTICE: Cypress Hills Cemetery will be closed to automobile traffic on Sunday, September 8th, 2013.  Cypress Hills Cemetery 5k Race Through History in honor of NYPD officer Peter Figoski will be held on Sept. 8th from approximately 7am to 1pm. The roads will open to...

Funeral Balloon Release

Cypress Hills Cemetery is happy to announce its newest gravesite service…   Balloon releases are becoming more popular as a visual expression of love for the one who has passed. This growing trend serves as a final act of tribute. In addition, this ceremony becomes a...