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Garden of the Dead

Chicago’s early dead were trafficked into and out of its first municipal graveyard, the Chicago City Cemetery. Pamela Bannos of the Hidden Truths project shares stories of grave robbers, improper burials, and the confusion that led to the creation of Lincoln Park. Before midnight strikes, explore the gone-but-not-forgotten-history buried in the Museum’s backyard.

$35, $30 members

Meet at the Chicago History Museum. Bring your own headlamp or flashlight. Tours run 1.5–2 hours

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Tuesday

October

24 th

8:00 PM

Event

Admission

$ 35

$30 Members

Event Location

Chicago History Museum 

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