Forest Home Cemetery News

Sep 18, 2020
Art, History and Nature: Milwaukee's Forest Home Cemetery is a space for the living too

Looking for things to do outdoors during the pandemic? Visit one of Milwaukee's first parks, Forest Home Cemetery. Follow this link to check out a conversion with our Assistant Executive Director,...

Jul 16, 2020
NEW book! Milwaukee's Forest Home Cemetery

The Forest Home Historic Preservation Association is pleased to announce a new book on Forest Home Cemetery's 170 year history with sections devoted to Cemetery Art and Symbolism, Milwaukee Beer...

Mar 16, 2020
Forest Home Cemetery, Inc. Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Forest Home Cemetery, Inc. would like to assure family members and the community that our staff is taking precautionary measures to ensure everyone remains safe and healthy. Due to the Safer-At-Home...

Jan 6, 2020
Join us for an Intro to Birding - May 15, 2021 at 8 am

Join the Wisconsin Metro Audubon Society for a bird walk through Forest Home Cemetery. All levels of bird enthusiasts are invited and welcome! Forest Home Cemetery has a wonderful habitat, including...

Jan 6, 2020
Memorializing the Life of Milwaukee Lynching Victim - 160 Years Later

Lake Effect's Audrey Nowakowski interviewed Forest Home's Garen Morris about locating the unmarked grave with Tyrone Randle.