2014 Cemetery Tour – Walk the Stones of Rose Hill

History Comes Alive in Matawan At
Rose Hill Cemetery

— Called by some the  most haunted cemetery in New Jersey.

 Saturday, October 18 at 11 A.M.

Sunday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

Rain Date: Sunday, October 26 at 2:00 P.M.

Join Local historian Al Savolaine of the Matawan Historical Society and the Rose Hill Board at the  annual guided walking tour of Matawan’s Rose Hill Cemetery.


Where:   Rose Hill Cemetery, Ravine Drive, near the intersection of Ravine and Middlesex Road. (Parking in cemetery & in the school lot across street)

$10 per adult; tickets available at event; proceeds to benefit the Burrowes Mansion Museum  and Rose Hill Cemetery


This years tour includes exciting new stories 

  • Ghost Sightings
  • The GREAT Matawan fire of 1901
  • 1896 gruesome murder;
  • Tragic 1916 shark attack victims;
  • Strange death at the Matawan House Hote
  • Funeral attended by two US presidents
  • 1918 Morgan explosion 
  • Civil War casualties, WWI heroes

Event Sponsored by the Matawan Historical Society and Rose Hill Cemetery

 For additional information contact: savolaine@hotmail.com


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