Welcome to Evergreen Cemetery Hillside NJ
Beautifully nestled within Newark, Hillside and Elizabeth, New Jersey, Evergreen Cemetery is a landmark and final resting place like no other. A rural Victorian styled cemetery established in 1853, Evergreen Cemetery is a non-sectarian cemetery that sprawls across 115 acres of luscious greenery and nature. Well known for our scenic landscape and the notable persons buried here, Evergreen Cemetery is more than a cemetery, it is an important part of the history of New Jersey and the United States.
A member of the National Register of Historic Places and the New Jersey’s Register of Historic Places, Evergreen Cemetery is frequented by thousands of visitors every year. We pride ourselves on welcoming friends and family of those resting here as well, as the general public who come to visit and site-see.
We specialize in providing exceptional cemetery services to the local community. Our professional staff of 11 are sensitive to the needs and concerns of the community and those who have or will have friends and family buried here. We understand that for some visiting a cemetery can be a difficult experience, we do our best to make sure everyone feels welcome and are always more than happy to assist in any way we can.
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Why Choose Evergreen Cemetery?
Conveniently located close to major highways: Route 22, Route 1 & 9, NJ Garden State Parkway and the NJ Turnpike.
National and New Jersey State Historical Landmark which allows us to receive State and Federal grants to keep restoration efforts going.
Historical Landmark designation protects Evergreen Cemetery from ever being developed for State or Federal projects such as highways.
Many family-sized Pre-burial plots are available.
Wildlife sanctuary featuring over 300 birds, animals and over 50 different varieties of trees and plant-life.
We treat our visitors with the care you deserve, like family.
If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact our office or call us directly at (908) 352-7940. We are more than happy to assist and look forward to being of service to you.
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