Woodlawn Cemetery is also known as Dania Memorial Park. The cemetery property has served the needs of Broward and surrounding Florida counties for generations. The cemetery property is small to medium-sized, and very well kept and groomed. Sidewalks surrounding the cemetery proper are lined with mature palm trees, while the property itself is swathed with acres of green, lush lawns.
The original cemetery property was platted in the early 1900s, and today serves as the final resting place of some of the earliest pioneer families of the county. The cemetery property offers an interesting glimpse into Broward County's past, and visitors meandering through the grounds may view upright tombstones as well as a variety of smaller and flush-to-ground monuments and markers.
The property is flat and surrounded by mature trees, which offer shade from bright Florida sunshine. Groundskeepers at Woodlawn Cemetery/Dania Memorial Park take obvious pride in the care with which the property receives. Staff at the property offer traditional in-ground burial, with both newer and older sections of the property offering beautiful scenery and expands of lawns.
Quiet, residential streets surround the property. The location offers visitors and loved ones the opportunity to sit and reflect, remember and memorialize their loved ones in peace, solitude and dignity.
Woodlawn Cemetery/Dania Memorial Park is located just west of the Atlantic shoreline midway between the beach and Interstate 95, which runs north and south. The cemetery is located to the south of downtown Dania Beach and north of downtown Hollywood, Florida.
Visitors can access the property by taking Interstate 95 north or south bound, or Florida State Route 1 north or south bound. Exit west or east onto Sheridan St., with a northbound turned onto West Dixie Highway. Bear right at the veer in the road. Woodlawn Cemetery is located in the triangle juncture between West Dixie Highway and SW 4th Ave.