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six stories are written by professional scriptwritersTours conclude with refreshments and a special exhibit of historical documents used to write scriptsAll proceeds benefit the historic preservation of Old City Cemetery (a non-profit organization)Find out more »
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