Bringing a large group to Washington, DC for a visit? Consider Oak Hill as one of your tour stops. We can accommodate groups of all ages and interests.
Oak Hill is a great tour stop while visiting the National Capital
Oak Hill welcomes many types of groups throughout the year. A few that we host include, historical societies, bird watching groups, garden club, sketching & photography clubs, genealogical societies, and conservation organizations. We ask all our visitors to help us continue to preserve our grounds and respect those buried, please see our Tips to read further about our hours of operation and rules while you are visiting Oak Hill.
Groups who are planning a self-guided visit to Oak Hill are welcome during our normal hours of operation, M – F and on the weekends. For a small donation, we offer maps at our cemetery office. We ask that all groups who are planning a visit to the cemetery to notify our office. Please let us know when you are planning your visit and the name of your organization. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. There is no fee for self-guided tours.
The Oak Hill Cemetery Historic Preservation Foundation offers guided tours for groups. These tours cover a wide range of subjects. Some of our key subjects include history, arts, architecture, sculptures, notable figures, horticulture, botany, and conversation. Cemetery tours typically last 90 minutes and are generally led by one of our cemetery staff members or a board member. At this current time, we do not charge a fee for group tours but welcome a donation (of any amount) to the Foundation. When you are ready to book your tour, please submit this form and a member of our team will be in touch with you shortly.
We are delighted to host students at Oak Hill! Our cemetery is the perfect outdoor classroom. We partner with local institutions and organizations to host groups of all ages. Grades K-12 and undergraduate and graduate students are welcomed! Educators are welcome to visit Oak Hill with their students and may do a self-guided tour or arrange a guided tour with one of our guides by submitting this form.