Every few steps, you’ll find a name—& every one of them tells a story. When you tour Forest Home Cemetery & Arboretum, you’ll find fascinating tales of great industrialists, historical figures, veterans, women trailblazers, civil rights leaders & loved ones from all walks of life. Explore our tour options below.


Grounds Hours:

Gates Open/Close Daily:

7:30am - 5:00pm

Public, Private & Self-Guided Tours

Public Tours

We carefully curate our public tours to tell the compelling stories of our city’s past. From beer barons to the civil rights movement, you’ll make memories, learn about history, and be entertained along the way!
Public Tours are available at Forest Home Cemetery

Private Tours & Speakers

Are you looking for a unique educational experience for your group outing? We book private tours and speakers to guide you though a specific part of the unique history of our cemetery and city. Schedule one today!
Photo of a private tour at Forest Home Cemetery

Self-Guided Tour

Some of the best experiences happen when you’re on your own journey. Our interactive map will direct you to key points of interest, recommend self-guided tours, and provide information about Forest Home’s residents.

Upcoming Events

Experience history, art and culture through these unique events.