Talking Spirits Cemetery Tours XX at Forest Hill Cemetery
Join us for Talking Spirits Cemetery Tours XX Public Day tours. On the 90-minute walking tour, local actors share Civil War and World War I stories through portrayals of Wisconsin soldiers and citizens buried at Forest Hill Cemetery. Saturday Tours leave every 20 minutes starting at 12:00-4:00 PM. Purchasing tickets online will allow you to book preferred time slots of tours.
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. In honor of the 100th Anniversary of the end of World War I, 2018 tours will focus on the contributions of Wisconsin’s soldiers and citizens during the Civil War and World War I. 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.
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