Gladwyne Jewish Memorial Cemetery

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Gladwyne Jewish Memorial Cemetery
Gladwyne Jewish Memorial Cemetery
Gladwyne, Pennsylvania
Forgotten for over half a century, this historic cemetery-turned-forest has become a stunning landscape. Just barely escaping development on a number of occasions, the cemetery has been taken over by the Friends of the Gladwyne Jewish Memorial Cemetery, who hired LandHealth Institute to create a master plan for the cemetery’s future. The plan examines strategies to allow the public to access the site, as well as provide a safe, inspirational experience that capitalizes on the enchanting natural beauty that has overtaken the cemetery in the decades since its abandonment.  More about this project >

Use Goal: Beautification
Use Type: Cemetery Restoration
Year Established: Unknown
Year Ended: Ongoing
Duration: Permanent
Size (acres): 10+ acres
Initial Cost: Unknown
Site Control: Ownership
Lead Organization Type: Nonprofit
Implementation Partners: Private

Last updated: September 2021 – Do you have additional information about this project? Please use the share your project form > to share that information.