Talking Spirits Cemetery Tours XX: Candlelit & Public Day Tours

October 5, 2019 - October 6, 2019

View Website Favorite Forest Hill Cemetery
1 Speedway Road - Madison, WI 53705
Information: 608-264-7663

Event Date Detail
Oct 5, 2019 - Oct 6, 2019. Sat 5:30-8pm, Candlelit Tours; rain date Oct 12th. Sun Noon-4pm, Public Day Tours; rain date Oct 13th.

Held each fall at the beautiful Forest Hill Cemetery in Madison, this award-winning living history programs illuminates the lives of many prominent and lesser known-figures in Wisconsin history. Focusing on the contributions of Wisconsin’s soldiers and citizens during the Civil War, local actors and actresses don period dress, giving viewers a first person encounter through scripted vignettes.  Tour guides lead informative discussions of the cemetery’s rich history during the 90-minute walking tour.

General admission $10; online registration begins September 5th. Tickets for WVM members, please phone 608-261-0536 for your tickets. 

  • History/Heritage Type
    • Military Heritage
    • Wisconsin History
  • Tour Type
    • Walking Tours

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Best Western Plus InnTowner Madison Madison - 0.7 miles away
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The Buckingham Inn Madison - 1.08 miles away
J.F. Friedrick Hotel & Conference Center Madison - 1.32 miles away
Wisconsin Union Hotel Madison - 1.37 miles away
University Residence Hall Housing Madison - 1.43 miles away
Wisconsin Union Club Suites Madison - 1.93 miles away