The Woodlands (Philadelphia)
Pennsylvania state historical marker
|Location||4000 Woodland Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US|
|Area||53 acres (21 ha)|
|Built||1770; rebuilt 1786–92|
|Architectural style||Neoclassical; Robert Adam Style|
|NRHP reference #||67000022|
|Added to NRHP||December 24, 1967|
|Designated NHLD||December 24, 1967|
|Designated PHMC||December 28, 1996|
The Woodlands is a National Historic Landmark in the city of Philadelphia in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States. The Schuylkill River goes past The Woodlands. It has a mansion, a building to put a carriage inside (called a "carriage house"), and a garden that became a cemetery in the year 1840. Over 30,000 people are buried in the cemetery.
References[change | change source]
- National Park Service (June 2010). "National Historic Landmarks Program: List of National Historic Landmarks by State" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-07-16..
- "PHMC Historical Markers". Historical Marker Database. Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission. Retrieved December 10, 2013.
- "The Woodlands Cemetery Company". The Woodlands Cemetery Company. Retrieved December 11, 2013.
Other websites[change | change source]
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to The Woodlands Cemetery.|