Events

Sunset Rose Tour

Cemetery Center 401 TAYLOR ST, LYNCHBURG, VA

History & Horticulture of Antique Roses. Advance registration required.History & Horticulture of Antique Roses. Advance registration required. Assumption of the Risk and Waiver of Liability Relating to Coronavirus/COVID-19 and Visiting […]

$10.00
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“How to Draw Flowers” class for children

Old City Cemetery, Cemetery Center, Edith Lee Reading Room 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, VA

Learn how to draw flowers from a real expert!Taught by botanical artist Linda Murphy; class for children (ages 8-12 recommended) and a parent.$15 per parent. A parent's ticket will admit […]

$5.00 - $15.00
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Presentation: Preserving Roses from the Past

Old City Cemetery, Cemetery Center, Edith Lee Reading Room 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, VA

by Monticello Curator of Plants Peggy Cornett. $15/person; advance registration requiredAssumption of the Risk and Waiver of Liability Relating to Coronavirus/COVID-19 and Visiting Old City Cemetery The novel coronavirus, COVID-19, […]

$15.00
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Pathway to Pride Dedication

Old City Cemetery 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, VA

Pathway to Pride Dedication to Honor Black History at Old City Cemetery.    3 p.m. Free Event- Dedication of Pathway to Pride African American history memorial walkway at the corner of […]

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Juneteenth Commemoration

Old City Cemetery Shrub Garden 401 TAYLOR ST, LYNCHBURG, VA

Juneteenth Commemoration to Honor Black History at Old City Cemetery Juneteenth Independence Day  Sunday, June 19th 4 p.m. Ticketed event ($5/person) BBQ & Concert, outdoors at the Earley Memorial Shrub Garden […]

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Juneteenth Commemoration

Old City Cemetery 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, VA

Pathway Dedication Events are part of the Juneteenth Coalition events in Lynchburg, June 18-20, 2022.4 p.m. Ticketed event ($5/person) BBQ & Concert, outdoors at the Earley Memorial Shrub Garden (across […]

$5.00
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All events are sponsored by the Southern Memorial Association.

Please contact us for more information about the Old City Cemetery or any of these events.

 SEASONS IN THE CEMETERY

Peak of Bloom for Antique Roses: Last two weeks of May

Peak of Bloom for Lotus Pond: July and August

Peak of Fall Foliage: Last two weeks of October

Peak of Bird Population: First week of June

Peak of Butterfly Population: August