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October 2020

Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 10, 2020 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 8:10 pm

October 10, 2020 @ 8:10 pm - 9:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 15, 2020 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:30 pm

October 15, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 15, 2020 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:10 pm

October 15, 2020 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:30 pm

October 15, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 15, 2020 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 16, 2020 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:30 pm

October 16, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 16, 2020 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:10 pm

October 16, 2020 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:30 pm

October 16, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 16, 2020 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 8:10 pm

October 16, 2020 @ 8:10 pm - 9:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 17, 2020 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:30 pm

October 17, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 17, 2020 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:10 pm

October 17, 2020 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:30 pm

October 17, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 17, 2020 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 8:10 pm

October 17, 2020 @ 8:10 pm - 9:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 22, 2020 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:30 pm

October 22, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 22, 2020 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:10 pm

October 22, 2020 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:30 pm

October 22, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 22, 2020 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 23, 2020 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:30 pm

October 23, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 23, 2020 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:10 pm

October 23, 2020 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:30 pm

October 23, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 23, 2020 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 8:10

October 23, 2020 @ 8:10 pm - 9:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 24, 2020 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:30 pm

October 24, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 24, 2020 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:10 pm

October 24, 2020 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:30 pm

October 24, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 24, 2020 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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Candlelight Tours 8:10 pm

October 24, 2020 @ 8:10 pm - 9:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
+ Google Map

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery – you will walk about one mile Six true stories from local history on each tour Stories are performed by professional actors in period costume All new stories every year—no repeat scripts All six stories are written by professional scriptwriters Tours conclude with refreshments, and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scripts will be available virtually All proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City…

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November 2020

Lynchburg and OCC in the Civil War

November 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cemetery Center, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Come learn about Lynchburg’s and Old City Cemetery’s role in the American Civil War and hear the stories of some of those involved who were laid to rest here at OCC. *All tour participants will be required to sign a safety waiver concerning COVID-19 before the tour begins. For minors and those who are unable to sign for themselves, their guardian or caregiver may sign for them.  

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Restoring More than Stones

November 14, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cemetery Center, Edith Lee Reading Room, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Come hear members of Richmond’s Friends of East End Cemetery discuss their efforts to protect and preserve one of Richmond’s prominent and historical African American cemeteries. Like Old City Cemetery, East End Cemetery fell into a state of neglect, and stones were covered by underbrush or completely buried until this organization began restoring East End in 2013. The speakers will discuss the history of the cemetery, its decline, their restoration efforts, their method of research and outreach, and challenges that…

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Walking with Pride: African American History at OCC

November 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cemetery Center, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Come learn about Old City Cemetery’s rich African American history and hear the stories of educators, businessmen, musicians, and many more who fought for civil rights and equality. *All tour participants will be required to sign a safety waiver concerning COVID-19 before the tour begins. For minors and those who are unable to sign for themselves, their guardian or caregiver may sign for them.

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December 2020

Learn to Draw Flowers – 10:00-10:45

December 3, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Cemetery Center, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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$15.00

Come learn how to draw flowers from botanical artist Linda Murphy! This class is designed for children 7 to 13 years old and their parents/chaperone. The first class is offered from 10:00-10:45, and the second class is offered from 11:00-11:45. $15 for one child and parent; $5 for each additional child.

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Holiday Open House

December 5, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cemetery Center, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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OCC is excited to hold a Holiday Open House where there will be deals on many items in the Gift Shop as well as book signings of our Florilegium of Roses (by Tica Sydnor & Linda Murphy), a new biography of Dr. John Jay Terrell (by Dr. Charles Driskall), and the Lynchburg favorite Goodnight Lynchburg (by Richard Loving). This will be a great time to meet the authors and do some holiday shopping.

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Christmas Through the Ages Piano Concert

December 6, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bicentennial Chapel, Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor St, 401 Taylor St, 401 Taylor St
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Come hear Everett Godwin bring Christmas through the ages to life on the piano in the Cemetery’s Bicentennial Chapel. He will perform Christmas songs from the Colonial and Victorian eras, the mid-1900s, and modern-day. Enjoy many Christmas classics and maybe sing along to one or two.

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January 2021

“John Jay Terrell – Civil War Doctor to Man and Horse”

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join Dr. Charles Driscoll for a virtual lecture about his new biography of Dr. John Jay Terrell (1829-1922), the beloved Quaker physician of Lynchburg.

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February 2021

Rose Care and Pruning Workshop with Kaye Moomaw

February 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Rosarian Kaye Moomaw will offer a hands-on workshop with tips on how to care for and prune rose shrubs.

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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

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