Gate of Heaven Cemetery (Hawthorne, New York)

Gate of Heaven Cemetery (Hawthorne, New York)

Gate of Heaven Cemetery (Hawthorne, New York)

10 W Stevens Ave, Hawthorne, New York 06611

(203) 268-5574

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Work hours

Monday 08:00 - 17:00

Tuesday 09:00 - 16:30

Wednesday 09:00 - 16:30

Thursday 08:00 - 17:00

Friday 09:00 - 16:30

Saturday 09:00 - 16:30

Sunday 08:00 - 17:00

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The Gate of Heaven Cemetery, approximately 25mi north of New York City, was established in 1917 at 10 West Stevens Ave. in Hawthorne, Westchester County, New York, as a Roman Catholic burial site. Among its famous residents is baseball player Babe Ruth, whose grave has an epitaph by Cardinal Francis Spellman and is almost always adorned by a large number of baseballs, bats, and caps. Adjacent to the Garden Mausoleum is a small train station of the Metro North Railroad Harlem Division named Mount Pleasant where 4 trains stop daily, 2 northbound and 2 southbound. Several baseball players are buried here.
The Gate of Heaven Cemetery, approximately 25 miles (40 km) north of New York City, was established in 1917 at 10 West Stevens Ave. in Hawthorne, Westchester County, New York, as a Roman Catholic burial site. Among its famous residents is baseball player Babe Ruth, whose grave has an epitaph by Cardinal Francis Spellman and is almost always adorned by a large number of baseballs, bats, and caps. Adjacent to the Garden Mausoleum is a small train station of the Metro North Railroad Harlem Division named Mount Pleasant where 4 trains stop daily, 2 northbound and 2 southbound. Several baseball players are buried here. Wikipedia
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10 W Stevens Ave, Hawthorne, New York 06611

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