Learn about the Ithaca City Cemetery’s evolution from village burying ground to Victorian garden of the dead. Enjoy the sweeping views and champion trees that make the cemetery a favorite spot for the living, while getting to know the famous and infamous residents and the stories they have to tell. Tour dates and times: October 24th, 25th, and 31st. 11am-1pm.
Please dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes as the tour will take place rain, shine, or snow. Tours last approximately one hour and 15 minutes.
Pre-Registration is required to adhere to the COVID-19 guidlines. Please see our website link below for the link to registration.
We will not be able to accept walk-up participants or give out our usual cider and donuts at the end of the tour. Children under 12 are free, all others $5. Spaces are limited to comply with Tompkins County COVID prevention protocols. Proceeds go to supporting conservation and cleanup work in the Ithaca City Cemetery.
Saturday, October 31 at 1:00pm to 2:15pm
Ithaca City Cemetery University Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850