Historic Elmwood Cemetery & Foundation

Historic Elmwood Cemetery & Foundation

Where Detroit's History Endures

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Birding Events 
Migration season has begun! Please join birding experts from the Detroit Audubon Society, Grosse Pointe Audubon Society and Wild Birds Unlimited as we walk the grounds of Elmwood and look for signs of birds here in Detroit. Click here to learn about this and other upcoming events!


Cemetery Tours Available
Cemetery tours are available throughout the year.  Our next regular tour is Sunday October 28 at 8:30 a.m.  Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to arrange your tour of the grounds today!

Winter Grave Wreaths Available Oct. 1st
Winter grave wreaths are available through the office beginning on October 1st.  The wreaths are made of natual evergreen and decorated with pine cones and a bow.  Call the office today to reserve one for your loved one, 313-567-3453.

Please Note Fall/Winter Hours:
Cemetery Grounds Access
Grounds are open daily for
your visit or recreation.

September 16 - April 30  (Summer Hours begin on May 1!)
8:30am – 4pm Daily

Office Hours
9:00am – 4pm Weekdays
9:00am – noon Saturdays
The office is closed on Sundays.