News & Events

Check this page for the latest news and events happening at Newton Cemetery.

The new Sponsor a Tree program provides a way to remember someone special while helping maintain Newton's arboretum for generations of visitors.
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Plans are are being made to restore the Whipple-Beal fence. It is the last cast iron fence in Newton Cemetery and located at one of the most historically significant lots- the lot where the first burial took place in 1856.
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The Friends of Newton Cemetery was established on January 1, 2017 as a 501(c)(3) charitable, non-profit organization. Recognizing the importance of Newton Cemetery as a local landmark rich with history and natural beauty, the Friends is dedicated to maintaining the historical, cultural and natural aspects of the cemetery through conservation, educational programs and landscape enhancements. Contributions to the Friends of Newton Cemetery will be used for community education and operating support of preservation and horticultural projects.
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October 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
Location:
Newton Cemetery

Join Newton Cemetery arborist Robert Reardon as he guides a tour of the trees of Newton Cemetery on Saturday, October 14th at 1:00pm.
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See the 2016 Historic Newton Walk about the history of Newton Cemetery on newTV
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The Murdock Fountain Restoration Project at Newton Cemetery received a 2016 Newton Preservation Award! The award was made at Historic Newton’s Preservation Award Ceremony on November 9th.
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