Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery

Contact Information/Directions

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Entrance
Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery
342 South Ave.
Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
 
Telephone 845-454-6020
Fax 845-454-6047
 

Mailing Address

Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery
P.O. Box 977
Poughkeepsie, New York 12602-0977
 

Office Hours

Monday ~ Friday
9:00 A.M. ~ 4:30 P.M.
 
Saturday 9:00 A.M. ~ 12 Noon
 
Sunday Closed
 

Cemetery Grounds

Open Every Day All Year
8:00 A.M. ~ 4:30 P.M.

Directions

Map
From New York City Area
  1. Taconic State Parkway North to Interstate 84 West (I-84)
  2. I-84 West to exit 13 (Route 9)
  3. Turn right at the end of the exit onto Route 9 North
  4. Take Route 9 North for approximately 12 miles to the Academy Street/South Avenue exit
  5. At the stop make a left, go under the overpass and bare left along the cemetery grounds to the main entrance on the right
From Connecticut
  1. I-84 West to exit 13 (in New York)
  2. continue as above from #3
From Pennsylvania
  1. I-84 Est to exit 13 (in New York)
  2. Turn left at the end of the exit onto Route 9 North
  3. Continue as above from #4
From New Jersey and Upstate New York
  1. Take the New York State Thruway (I-87) to exit 18 (New Paltz)
  2. Turn right onto Route 299 East
  3. Take Route 299 East approximately 5 miles to Route 9W
  4. Turn right onto Route 9W South
  5. Take Route 9W South for approximately 2 miles and bear right for the Mid-Hudson Bridge/Poughkeepsie
  6. Cross bridge and make the first right onto Route 9 South
  7. Take Route 9 South for approximately 1 mile to the Academy Street/South Avenue exit
  8. At the stop go straight and follow the cemetery grounds to the main entrance on right
Additional Directions