The New Season of Walking Tours at Grove Street Cemetery has begun. You will have an opportunity to learn about he history of this over-200 year old cemetery as well as a chance to see the gravestones of some of the eminent and prominent people buried there.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Grove Street Cemetery, Inc., the tours are open to the public and consist of a free, one-hour walking tour guided by one of the Cemetery’s docents.
There will be guided tours of the Cemetery every Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. from early May through late November.
There will also be guided tours of the Cemetery at noon on the first and third Sundays of each month from May to November.
Tours depart from the ‘chapel’ (Cemetery Office) just inside the Grove Street Cemetery gate at 11:00 a.m. on Saturdays and at noon on Sundays. Each guided walking tour will last about one hour and is FREE.
Event Name: Grove Street Cemetery Historical Tours
Event Date: 05/03/2014
Event Time: Begins at 11:00 am and ends at 12:00 pm
Event Cost: FREE
Grove Street Cemetery
227 Grove Street
New Haven, CT 06511
For Info: Call Patricia Illingworth at 203-389-5403 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Private and Group Tours are also Free – call Patricia Illingworth for Reservations.