Woodward Hill Cemetery

Woodward Hill Cemetery
Buchanan grave.JPG
The grave of President James Buchanan
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Established1850
LocationBounded by Strawberry, South Queen, and Chesapeake Streets; Lancaster, Pennsylvania
CountryUnited States
Coordinates40°1′34″N 76°18′6″W / 40°1′34″N 76°18′6″W / 40.02611; -76.30167
TypeNon-denominational
Size32 acres (13 ha)
Find a GraveWoodward Hill Cemetery
The Political GraveyardWoodward Hill Cemetery
Woodward Hill Cemetery
NRHP reference #05000098[1]
Added to NRHPFebruary 24, 2005

Woodward Hill Cemetery is a 32-acre historic rural or garden cemetery in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It was founded by the Trinity Lutheran Church of Lancaster in 1850, but became a non-denominational cemetery in 1856. It is known for being the burial place of James Buchanan, the 15th President of the United States. In 2005 it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.[2]

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