Candlelight Tours 2021

Candlelight Tours tickets will be sold ONLINE this year and will begin in September of 2021. Tickets will be available for purchase on the events page of this website, and on the Eventbrite website.  Check back here or on Facebook for updates.


Call or visit the Cemetery Center for additional information:
(434) 847-1465





Thank You to Our 2020 Candlelight Tours Sponsors


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  • Tours conclude with refreshments and special exhibits of historical documents used to write scripts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

 Tour Dates & TIMES


There are 6 tours each Thursday night, 20 minutes apart:
6:10 pm
6:30 pm
6:50 pm
7:10 pm
7:30 pm
7:50 pm
With an additional tour on Friday & Saturday nights at
8:10 pm 


 Ticket Prices

$24 per person (age 18+)
$12 per youth (ages 8 to 17)

Plus an EventBrite convenience fee of $3.09 per ticket.

Sorry, there is no discount for senior citizens.–lynchburg/candlelight-tours/


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