Events and News
PLEASE NOTE — All events and official tours for 2021 are currently on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but you are welcome to visit and do your own self-guided tours.
WE INVITE YOU TO VISIT us often for information about the many events that are held here at Forest Hills Cemetery, including lectures, walks, and tours all about the Cemetery, its history, and those who are buried here.
Special news and information for friends and families who have loved ones buried here can be found at our FHC Families page.
We are proud to announce that Susan Wilson, author of Garden of Memories, partnered with Pat Neishoff, Megan Catalano, and Dr. Jane Petro to create a large poster about an intricate surgery performed by Dr. Susan Dimock in 1873.
Forest Hills Cemetery was honored to be the recipient of the Community Service Award at the 11th annual African American Ball, held at the Yawkey Boys and Girls Club of Roxbury, on February 23, 2019.
See the Orchid Blossom Path two-grave lots, along Section 17. Please call 617 524 0128 or visit us at the Cemetery Office to inquire about these East-facing two-grave lots with beautiful views of the cemetery and the surrounding area.
Our new Columbarium room, the Chapel of Grace, opened in October of 2015. This niche room has modern amenities and a variety of size and style options to offer families a respectful setting for perpetual inurnment. The well-appointed Garden of Devotion,...