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Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum

Upcoming Tours & Events:


9:00 am - 11:00 am


2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


9:00 am - 11:00 am

Enjoy a stroll through one of the oldest rural cemeteries in the United States. Visit the final resting place of the Wright Brothers, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Erma Bombeck and many other famous Daytonians. Check the events calendar for scheduled dates and register online to save your spot. Meet at the Eichelberger Plaza located at the main gate. Please contact the office at 937-228-3221 or email for more information. Reservations required and weather permitting.

More Tours

See for descriptions of additional Woodland tours with date listings.

A calendar of the tour events is at


The beauty and tranquility of Woodland has been enjoyed by all for over 175 years. Woodland depends on contributed support to keep its 200+ acres of greenspace, monuments, buildings, and collections well-cared for and thriving, as well as to support its calendar of educational tours and programming events.

We invite you to contribute to the Woodland Arboretum Foundation to ensure that what’s meaningful to you today, continues tomorrow! Your gift makes an immediate impact on the horticulture, arboriculture, and restoration efforts needed to maintain one of Dayton’s most historic and beautiful outdoor museums.

Thank you for your generous support of Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum.

Donate on our secure website by clicking below or click on the check to obtain a donation form to mail in.


Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum

118 Woodland Avenue

Dayton, Ohio 45409


Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum is Site #8 on the Aviation Trail


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