UPDATE: This event has been canceled due to the weather. It will be rescheduled.
On Saturday, April 22, 2023, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., a free tour is being offered at Elmwood Cemetery/Pinewood Cemetery, 299 N Cedar Street, Charlotte, NC.
Elmwood Cemetery is a certified arboretum. City of Charlotte arborists and the cemeteries manager will lead a walking tour, during which you’ll learn how to identify trees, and learn about the City of Charlotte’s meticulous stewardship of its iconic tree canopy.
You’ll also learn about the historical figures buried at this historic cemetery.
Enter the cemetery from North Cedar Street.
Once inside the cemetery gates, turn left, then take the first right. Go through the next intersection and park anywhere along the side of the road.
If you’re entering from West 5th Street, veer to the left, then take the first left. Follow the road toward the gate on North Cedar Street and turn left, then take the first right. Park anywhere along the side of the road.