Candlelight Tours 2016



Ticket Sales Begin

Thursday, September 1, 2016 — 10:00 a.m.

The ninth season of Candlelight Tours at Old City Cemetery is here! Tour tickets will be available at the Cemetery Center beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 1. We will process orders on a first-come-first-served basis, with walk-in patrons getting first priority. Requests for tickets by voicemail are not accepted.

Don’t miss this unique local history experience!

 What Are Candlelight Tours?
  • Tours given at night by lantern and candle light
  • Professional actors in period costume
  • True stories from local history
  • All new stories every year—no repeats
  • Tours conclude with refreshments and special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts
  • All proceeds benefit historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (non-profit organization)

 Tour Dates
 Thursday, October 13
 Friday, October 14
 Saturday, October 15
 Thursday, October 20
 Friday, October 21
 Saturday, October 22
 Thursday, October 27
 Friday, October 28
Saturday, October 29

 Tour Times

There are 6 tours each night, 20 minutes apart:
6:10 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
6:50 p.m.
7:10 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
7:50 p.m.

 Ticket Prices

$18 per person (age 13+)
$10 per child (age 12 and under)

Sorry, there is no discount for senior citizens.

 How to Purchase
Call the Cemetery Center
(434) 847-1465
Visit the Cemetery Center in person
Monday-Saturday, 10-3
Sunday, 1-5


For immediate reservations, please call or visit the Cemetery Center during regular hours.

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401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, Virginia 24501

Office: (434) 847-1465
Fax: (434) 856-2004
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