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Conversations from the Grave

September 22, 2018 - September 23, 2018

$20.00

Meet the Residents of Thornrose Cemetery September 22-23, 2018

Saturday, Sept. 22: 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 1:00, and 1:30

Sunday, Sept. 23: 1:30, 2:00, and 2:30 

They say only the good die young.

Find out for yourself when you meet the Rev. Abel Fraser, Eva Clark, the infamous Marguiretta de Crescioli, Hugh B. Sproul, the Black Widow, and others as you are guided through Staunton’s own beautiful Thornrose Cemetery. Local costumed actors will tell the stories of the people who made our city their final resting place. Refreshments served following each tour.

Tours take place rain or shine! Tours are limited to 25 people per tour, so make your reservation now! Please select a first and second choice as these tours will fill up quickly.

For reservations, call Mary Gooden, ACHS office manager, at 540-248-4151, or fill out this ticket form and mail with your check to the address listed below. No tickets will be mailed until payment is received.  

Thornrose is steep with uneven ground. Wear good walking shoes. Golf carts are available for those who issues walking. Please state your need for a golf cart when making reservations.

Details

Start:
September 22, 2018
End:
September 23, 2018
Cost:
$20.00

Organizer

Augusta County Historical Society
Phone:
540-248-4151
Website:
www.augustacountyhs.org

Venue

Thornrose Cemetery
West Beverley Street
Staunton, 24421-2310
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Phone:
540-248-4151