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2021 Fall Tour: The Cemeteries of Dallas

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Join us on our Fall Tour and safely explore at Dallas’ most notable cemeteries! With tour stops around the city, you will be able to see a vast array of timeless landscapes abundant with historic grave markers, mausoleums and statuary. You do not want to miss this on Halloween weekend! The tour will be a one day showcase of some of the most famous burial sites in Dallas including multitudes of local architects, business leaders, baseball players, some good guys and some bad guys.

The day will begin at the Hillcrest Mausoleum with check in and a discussion highlighting cemetery history, evolution and the built environment. This entire day will be filled with beautiful structures and stories - all in the great outdoors.

Check in for the tour begins at 8:30 a.m. The symposium begins at 9 a.m., and cemeteries are open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Attendees are REQUIRED to check in at Hillcrest Mausoleum. Face masks are required for the symposium.

The tour includes:
  • Hillcrest Mausoleum (check-in and symposium site)
  • Freedman's Memorial Cemetery
  • Greenwood Cemetery
  • McCree Cemetery
  • Oak Cliff Cemetery
  • Oakland Cemetery
  • Temple Emanu-El Cemetery
  • Western Heights Cemetery

Tickets are $30 for Preservation Dallas members and $40 for the public. Reservations are required and non-refundable.