Albany Rural Cemetery is an impressive and intriguing destination anytime, but especially in the summer if you’re looking for a quiet, shady spot away from the crowds. With 500 acres of park-like grounds, it’s perfect for hiking, bicycling or just sitting and reading. They even have inexpensive tours on a variety of historical subjects. Pack a picnic and be sure to bring your camera.
Link Roundup: Albany Rural Cemetery
New York Times article on cemetery tourism