Masks required in Abakanowicz Research Center; optional for rest of Museum more

Chicago’s early dead were trafficked into and 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. Explore by foot the gone-but-not forgotten history buried in the Museum’s backyard.

*Tour runs approximately 90 mins and includes about a mile of walking. Bring your own headlamp or flashlight.

$35, $30 members

Saturday, May 12 at 8:00 p.m. | Meet at Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark Street


Chicago History Museum Sharing Chicago Stories