Historic Westminster Hall and Burying Ground

519 W. Fayette St.
Baltimore, MD 21201- Map It
(410) 706-2072

AAA Editor Notes

Historic Westminster Hall and Burying Ground, 519 W. Fayette St. at jct. Greene St., is the cemetery of the Westminster Presbyterian Church established in 1786. Buried here are Edgar Allan Poe, James McHenry—U.S. Secretary of War 1797-1800—and numerous other historical figures. Burying Ground and catacomb tours are available. Guided tours are available.
Burying Ground free. Tours $5; $3 (ages 0-12 and 60+). Reservations are required for guided tours.
Hours: Cemetery open daily 8-6. Guided Burying Ground and catacomb tours are given the first and third Fri. of each month at 6:30 p.m., Sat. at 10 a.m., Apr.-Nov.