Oct 22, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Levi & Catharine Coffin
What We Can Learn From the Dead: Willow Grove Cemetery Tour
Discover a fuller history of Fountain City during a guided tour of Willow Grove Cemetery where soldiers, doctors, business owners, Underground Railroad heroes and African Americans, who called the area home, made Willow Grove the first integrated cemetery in the community. Plus, learn the techniques and challenges in the art of gravestone rubbing. Registration required by noon on Oct. 21. Program participants will meet at Willow Grove Cemetery (409 U.S. 27 South). Cemetery entrance is located between Hartley Avenue and South Street, across from the Family Diner. Recommended for ages 18+.
Price: $8/adult, $6/senior (ages 60+), 25% discount for membersRegister