Hollywood Cemetery Walking Tour: A Rural Garden on a Grand Scale Walking Tour

Address
412 S. Cherry St.
Richmond, VA 23220
Region Central Virginia
Locality Richmond City
Date(s)/Time:
Saturday, September 27, 2014 (2:00 PM-4:00 PM)
Front Desk: (804) 649-0711
Email info@richmondhistorycenter.com
Email tours@richmondhistorycenter.com
Website www.richmondhistorycenter.com
VRHC Tour Schedule www.richmondhistorycenter.com/schedule

Discover the park like setting and the natural tranquility of this rural-style cemetery and see why some call it "A garden of people, their loves, their faith, their dreams". This tour will explore the cemetery from a historical and horticultural perspective with an emphasis on the beauty of Nature and the impact the Romantic Movement had on 19th century culture. Meet at the cemetery entrance at Cherry and Albemarle streets.

$15 per person
$5 for History Center 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 Richmond History Center. 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.

Hollywood Cemetery Specialty Tours are $15 ($10 for History Center Members). Prices include a $5 donation for the maintenance of the cemetery grounds.



Admission Fee: $15 ($5 for History Center Members and children under 12)

Last Updated: 3/5/2014 11:02 AM
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