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Cemetery Tour

Rosehill Cemetery East Walking Tour

Sunday, April 26

Featuring beautifully landscaped grounds and grand monuments, this walking tour led by historian Al Walavich reveals the history of the city’s growth and its diverse inhabitants.

Embark on an architectural journey through the Victorian-era section of one of the city’s most notable cemeteries. Encounter some of the most complete commemorations of the Civil War, including the graves of fourteen Union generals, six drummer boys, and hundreds of Civil War soldiers.

$25, $20 members

*Tour runs approximately 2 hours. Tour includes significant walking and some uneven/unpaved terrain. Meet inside the cemetery entrance, 5800 North Ravenswood Avenue.

The Rosehill Cemetery entrance at 5800 North Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago, Spring 1961. ICHi-065037
The Frances Pearce Monument in Rosehill Cemetery. ICHi-031695
   

The Details

Sunday

April

26 th

1:00 p.m.

Event

Admission

$ 25

$20 Members

Event Location

Meet inside the cemetery entrance, 5800 North Ravenswood Avenue

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