Hollywood Cemetery: Symbolism and Monument Styles Specialty Walking Tour

Address
412 S. Cherry St.
Richmond, VA 23220
Region Central Virginia
Locality Richmond City
Date(s)/Time:
Saturday, August 15, 2015 (2:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Saturday, October 24, 2015 (2:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Phone: (804) 649-0711
Email pr@thevalentine.org
Website www.richmondhistorytours.com

Learn to interpret the spiritual, occupational, vegetal and fraternal signs and symbols found on Hollywood’s headstones and ironworks. Discover the historical origins of the many monument styles including cradle stones, pyramids, pier stones, mausoleums and reliquaries. 

$15 per person
$5 for Valentine Members and children under 12
Walk-ups welcome
Cash or check, or purchase online at richmondhistorytours.com
On-street parking

This tour is presented as part of the Richmond History Tours program, a service of the Valentine. We offer a full schedule of walking and bus tours of city neighborhoods, waterways, parks, retail districts, historic sites and battlefields. Led by a trained master guide, a Richmond History Tour is the best way to experience the city’s rich past, present and future.

 



Admission Fee: $15 ($5 for Valentine members and children under 12)

Last Updated: 3/18/2015 4:11 PM
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