Don’t miss touring one of the oldest cemeteries in New Jersey.
Take time tour the cemetery on one of their organized tours.
Hanover Heritage Association/Whippany Burying Yard
325 Route 10 East
Whippany, NJ 07054
Open: Check the website/Cemetery Hours
My review on TripAdvisor:
On my last stop of touring Historic Morris County for the “Pathways for History ” event, I visited the Whippany Burial Yard at 325 Route 10 in Whippany. The old cemetery is steeped in history as one of the oldest cemeteries in New Jersey and home to many Revolutionary and Civil War veterans. As we learned on the tour later on, the only people that can be buried there now are former Mayors of the Town of Whippany who have died.
Two of the founding families of the town have many family members buried here, the Tuttle’s who still have relatives living in the area and the Kitchel’s. The guide for the afternoon took us on an hour tour…
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