Sleepy Hollow, New York: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

Lots of old headstones, and it supposedly contains the grave of the Headless Horseman.

Route 9, Sleepy Hollow, NY
Rt. 9, east side adjacent to church.
Gates open daily 8-4:30 Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Brom Bones graves.

Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

The Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, part of the Old Dutch Churchyard, is prominent in Washington Irving's "Sleepy Hollow" story. You can see the Brom Bones grave site -- he name is taken from the nicknames of a father and son, Abraham (Brom) and his son Abe (Bones) Jr. Martling. And then there's the Headless Horseman grave site....

[Steve Marcus, 11/20/2007]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Headless Horseman SculptureHeadless Horseman Sculpture, Sleepy Hollow, NY - < 1 mi.
Headless Horseman BridgeHeadless Horseman Bridge, Sleepy Hollow, NY - < 1 mi.
Headless Horseman MonumentHeadless Horseman Monument, Sleepy Hollow, NY - < 1 mi.
In the region:
1964-65 New York World's Fair Attractions, Queens, NY - 24 mi.

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