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May 2019

Ask a Rosarian! 5th St Construction 25% Off Sale Continues…

May 25, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cemetery Center, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Do you have questions about growing antique roses? Rosarian Kaye Moomaw will be available to answer your rose questions and assist you with your purchase of our any of our 75+ varieties of roses currently for sale.  All roses and gift baskets are 25% OFF until June 2nd.  

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Decoration Day

May 26, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bring cut flowers from home to lay on veterans graves.  A local tradition since 1866.  

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Memorial Day Bird Walk and Count

May 27, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Free

On Monday, May 27, at 8:30 a.m., please join members of the Lynchburg Bird Club for their annual species tally. The activity starts at the top of the hill by the Taylor Street entrance. Participants do not have to be bird experts; only have an interest in birds. This is a great activity for families with young children who are early risers. Hopefully, the group will spot the indigo bunting that has already been seen this year! Wear comfortable shoes and…

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June 2019

Summer Saturdays in the Cemetery

June 29, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Summer Saturdays in the Cemetery   Casual guided walking tours highlighting history and horticulture on the grounds every Saturday morning. Meet at Gatehouse. Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg. 10:00 a.m. Free and open to the public.    

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July 2019

Flags of Our Fathers – Summer Saturdays in the Cemetery

July 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cemetery Center, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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$8

Join our historian for a guided walking tour that highlights the history of the flags that America's soldiers have fought under and place those flags on the appropriate Veterans' graves. Reservations required- Call 434) 847-1465  Begins at the Cemetery Center at 10 am $8 Adults, $4 Kids (6-12years), $5 Srs (64+)

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Summer Saturdays in the Cemetery

July 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Casual walking tours of Old City Cemetery every Saturday highlighting historical and horticultural points of interest on the grounds. Meet at Gatehouse. Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, Virginia. 5th St is OPEN up to our entrance! Carefully drive around the construction roadblock on 5th St. & Fillmore/Pierce Streets. 10:00 a.m. Free and open to the public.  

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Summer Saturdays in the Cemetery

July 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Casual walking tours of Old City Cemetery every Saturday highlighting historical and horticultural points of interest on the grounds. Meet at Gatehouse. Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, Virginia. 5th St is OPEN up to our entrance! Carefully drive around the construction roadblock on 5th St. & Fillmore/Pierce Streets. 10:00 a.m. Free and open to the public.  

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Summer Saturdays in the Cemetery

July 27, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Casual walking tours of Old City Cemetery every Saturday highlighting historical and horticultural points of interest on the grounds. Meet at Gatehouse. Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, Virginia. 5th St is OPEN up to our entrance! Carefully drive around the construction roadblock on 5th St. & Fillmore/Pierce Streets. 10:00 a.m. Free and open to the public.

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August 2019

Summer Saturday History Tours

August 10, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Casual walking tours of Old City Cemetery every Saturday highlighting historical and horticultural points of interest on the grounds. Meet at Gatehouse. Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, Virginia. Meet just inside the Taylor St main gate. Free and open to the public  

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Bryan Wright Piano Concert – Ragtime, Early Jazz, & Syncopated Rhythms

August 11, 2019 @ 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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$15

A one-hour Ragtime piano concert, by Pianist Bryan Wright Grammy-nominated pianist Bryan Wright will perform a selection of Ragtime, early Jazz, and syncopated piano pieces. The works will span more than a century, from the 1890s to today, by composers well-known and obscure. In this program, he hopes to demonstrate the remarkable variety of music to be found under the umbrella of Ragtime. Some of the pieces are light-hearted toe-tappers, while others convey a quiet, wistful lyricism. All of the…

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Summer Saturday History Tours

August 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Casual walking tours of Old City Cemetery every Saturday highlighting historical and horticultural points of interest on the grounds. Meet just inside the Taylor St entrance. Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, Virginia. 10:00 AM  Free and open to the public.  

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Proper Victorian Mourning Etiquette & Traditions

August 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cemetery Center, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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$8

Special Saturdays in the Gravegarden tour           Proper Victorian Mourning Traditions Docent Judy Harvey will lead you on a Cemetery walking tour highlighting proper Victorian Mourning Etiquette & Traditions in the Cemetery Center & on the grounds. Pre-Registration Requested! Meet at the Cemetery Center,  Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg 10:00 a.m.  $8 for Adults, $4 for kids, $5 for Srs 64+  

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Summer Saturday History Tours

August 31, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Casual walking tours of Old City Cemetery every Saturday highlighting historical and horticultural points of interest on the grounds.   Meet at the Cemetery Center.  10:00 AM - Free and open to the public Old City Cemetery, 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg, Virginia.  

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September 2019

Victorian Era Mourning Hair Jewelry Workshop

September 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cemetery Center, Edith Lee Reading Room, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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Victorian Hairwork Workshop Saturday, September 7th, 10 am - 12 noon  Learn about the fascinating art of hair work and make your own "hairloom." Use human hair, horsehair, or embroidery thread and a replica weaving table to create Victorian jewelry by hand. Kathy will teach you how to make a woven bracelet or necklace. Participants should bring 200 strands of hair at least 12" long for a bracelet or 24" long for a necklace, or 1-2 skeins of embroidery thread. …

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Candlelight Tour Tickets Sales BEGIN On-line Tuesday September 17th, at 7:00 AM

September 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - October 11, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

Candlelight Tour tickets will be available for purchase beginning at 7:00 AM on Tuesday, September 17th - on this web site in the Events Calendar and the Eventbrite web site https://www.eventbrite.com/d/va--lynchburg/candlelight-tours/

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October 2019

Candlelight Tours

October 11, 2019 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 11, 2019 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 11, 2019 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 11, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 11, 2019 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 11, 2019 @ 8:10 pm - 9:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 12, 2019 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 12, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 12, 2019 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 12, 2019 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 12, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 12, 2019 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours

October 12, 2019 @ 8:10 pm - 9:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 17, 2019 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:30 pm

October 17, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 17, 2019 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 7:10 pm

October 17, 2019 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 17, 2019 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 18, 2019 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:30 pm

October 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 18, 2019 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 7:10 pm

October 18, 2019 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 18, 2019 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 8:10 pm

October 18, 2019 @ 8:10 pm - 9:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 19, 2019 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:30 pm

October 19, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 19, 2019 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 7:10 pm

October 19, 2019 @ 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 7:30 pm

October 19, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 19, 2019 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 8:10 pm

October 19, 2019 @ 8:10 pm - 9:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:10 pm

October 24, 2019 @ 6:10 pm - 7:30 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 6:50 pm

October 24, 2019 @ 6:50 pm - 8:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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Candlelight Tours 7:50 pm

October 24, 2019 @ 7:50 pm - 9:10 pm
Old City Cemetery, Museums & Arboretum, 401 Taylor Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States

Tours are given at night by lantern and candlelight throughout the Cemetery- you will walk about one mileSix true stories from local history on each tourStories are performed by professional actors in period costumeAll new stories every year—no-repeat charactersAll six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)

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