Rock Creek Church Yard and Cemetery (NRIS 77001498)
Webster St. and Rock Creek Church Rd., NW.,
D.C.. County/parish: D.C..
2 contributing buildings.
1 contributing site.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
March 24, 2010.
Also known as:
- Rock Creek Cemetery
- Rock Creek Cemetery is an 86-acre (350,000 m2) cemetery with a natural and rolling landscape located at Rock Creek Church Road, NW, and Webster Street, NW, off Hawaii Avenue, NE, in the Petworth neighborhood of Washington, D.C., United States. It is across the street from the historic Soldiers' Home and the Soldiers' Home Cemetery. It also is home to the InterFaith Conference of Metropolitan Washington. On August 12, 1977, Rock Creek Cemetery and the adjacent church grounds were listed on the National Register of Historic Places as Rock Creek Church Yard and Cemetery. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/77001498