Robert Moses Stroll

Janes Walk

Led By Susan Olsen AND Meg Ventrudo, Director of Historical Services, Woodlawn Cemetery

Join us for a walk through Woodlawn Cemetery and visit the final resting place of many of the Bronx Real Estate Developers and see the changes to the Cemetery that occurred due to the system of highways proposed by Robert Moses. Moses is also buried at Woodlawn. The walk is about 1.5 miles, participants should wear comfortable shores. The Woodlawn Cemetery is a National Historic Landmark and Level II Arboretum. This guided walk will also highlight notable residents of Woodlawn.

The pace is moderate. There will be a golf cart available if participants have trouble walking.
Location Information

RSVP is required and capacity is limited. Meeting location, ending location, and directions will be provided via email before walk date.


Friday, May 6, 2022
3:00 PM

Borough: Bronx
Theme: Art & Architecture, Environment, History & Culture
Language: English
The Woodlawn Cemetery and Conservancy in the Bronx. Photo: Barbara Selesky Modifications: photo cropped.