Museum exhibit marks Green-Wood Cemetery's 175th anniversary

The Museum of the City of New York is helping Green-Wood Cemetery celebrate its 175th anniversary with a new exhibit. “A Beautiful Way to Go”

The Museum of the City of New York exhibit will run through October 13.

The Museum of the City of New York exhibit will run through October 13. (5/14/13)

BROOKLYN - The Museum of the City of New York is helping Green-Wood Cemetery celebrate its 175th anniversary with a new exhibit.

“A Beautiful Way to Go” features a full-size sculpture of a Civil War soldier, landscape paintings and Victorian-era clothing used for mourning a loved one.

Visitors will also find many stories of notable people buried at New York’s largest cemetery.

The exhibit will run through Oct. 13.

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