Thursday, October 12, 2017

History Lives in Forestdale Cemetery: A Walk Amidst the Gravestones

On Saturday, October 21, Wistariahurst will host History Lives in Forestdale Cemetery: A Walk Amidst the Gravestones with tours beginning at 4:00pm, 6:00pm, and 7:30pm. Monuments, Markers, Crypts and Crosses are but a few of the sights you will see on this insightful walk through Forestdale Cemetery with City Historian Penni Martorell. Find out the history of some of Holyoke’s founding families, and learn some of the facts of death and dying in the 19th century.

The tour will meet and begin at the Entrance to Forestdale Cemetery at the corner of Sycamore and Pleasant Streets. Parking is available along Sycamore Street.

Advance reservations are required and can be made online at www.Wistariahurst.org. Tickets are $12 and $10 for Wistariahurst members. Tickets for the 6:00pm tour have sold out, but tickets are still available for

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