About Us

About Us

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The Green Lawn Cemetery Association is a 501(c)13 non-profit established in 1848.  Our mission is to preserve, restore, and share Green Lawn Cemetery with the community.

History

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Since our grand opening as a "rural cemetery" in July of 1849 with 80 acres acquired from local ranchers, we have become the 2nd largest cemetery in Ohio with 360 acres and 154,000 interments.

Join Our Families!

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Choose Green Lawn as the final resting place for your family - stop by our office or call (614) 444-1123 for details.

Help Our Cause

Your contributions support our mission to preserve the cemetery and share it with the community.  Friends of Green Lawn is a 501(c)3 non-profit.

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our families, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

Green Lawn Cemetery

1000 Greenlawn Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43223, United States

(614) 444-1123

Office Hours

Grounds Open Daily 7:00 am - 7:00 pm (Summer Hours)

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EVENTS

July 6th, 2019

170th Grand Opening Cookout

11am - 1pm

West end of Section G (follow white line road)

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July 6th, 2019

170th Grand Opening Cookout

Join us in the "grove of trees" where Green Lawn held its grand opening in 1849 (west end of section G) to welcome our new cemetery operator and celebrate our 170th anniversary.  Free hotdogs and drinks to the first 300 visitors, short walking tours of the oldest part of the cemetery will depart from here at 11:00 and noon.  The Huntington Chapel will be open during this event as well.  FREE

11am - 1pm

West end of Section G (follow white line road)

July 28th, 2019

Columbus Landmarks Walk

2pm - 4pm

Huntington Chapel

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July 28th, 2019

Columbus Landmarks Walk

This walk will feature stories from the Women's Suffrage movement in Columbus and meets at Huntington Chapel.  Register in advance at the Columbus Landmarks page or pay at door, $15 / $10 for Landmarks members. 

2pm - 4pm

Huntington Chapel

September 7th, 2019

Introduction to Genealogy

11am - noon

Huntington Chapel

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September 7th, 2019

Introduction to Genealogy

 Russ Pollitt of the Columbus Metropolitan Library will discuss genealogical research.  FREE 

11am - noon

Huntington Chapel

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Downloads

decorating policy scan (pdf)

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planting policy scan (pdf)

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birding map (pptx)

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cemetery map (jpg)

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Our Partners

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