Woodward Hill Cemetery, Lancaster

4.3
#5 of 9 in Historic Sites in Lancaster
Woodward Hill Cemetery is a 32-acre historic rural or garden cemetery in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It was founded by the Trinity Lutheran Church of Lancaster in 1850, but became a non-denominational cemetery in 1856. It is known for being the burial place of James Buchanan, the 15th President of the United States. In 2005 it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.
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  • Always visit cemeteries while on vacation. Especially if there are famous people there. Located President Buchanan's gravesite and other odd stones.  more »
  • We always try to stop at old cemeteries when we are on a back road driving trip (we always avoid highways). This one did not disappoint. It was founded in 1852 and is the resting place of James Buchan...  more »
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  • Quiet place.... good place to relax and take pictures
  • Final resting place of 15th US President James Buchanan along with first US Speaker of the House Frederick Muhlenberg, several US Congressmen and many Lancastrians who influenced our community.

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