Volunteers offer a variety of guided tours, from Civil War veterans to Women of Influence in Milwaukee. Private tours and speaking engagements can be scheduled for groups and organizations wishing to learn more about the unique history of the cemetery and the people who reside here. Please call (414) 645-2632 to schedule.

Public guided tours are offered in the months of June, July, August, and September. Please view the “Tours and Events Calendar” page for dates and times.

Private Tours List

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Self-guided tours

We’ve developed a guide for you to visit Forest Home Cemetery and Arboretum at your leisure. Check out the interactive map and start exploring.

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Public Tours are available at Forest Home Cemetery

Public Tours

From beer barons to “Not so Famous, but Interesting People” Forest Home Cemetery & Arboretum offers a wide variety public tours from June through September. Advanced registration is required, as space is limited.

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