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Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation

Phone
860-956-3311

Email
blucas@cedarhillcemetery.org

Website
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When Disaster Strikes

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am EDT
453 Fairfield Ave
Hartford, CT 06114 United States

Learn about local and national disasters through the experiences of Cedar Hill residents on this tour of the historic cemetery. Karin Peterson shares stories about the Titanic, 1906 San Francisco Earthquake, 1888 Blizzard, 1938 Hurricane, and more. Admission to the program is $10.00 and free for Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation members. Advance reservations are recommended […]

Arts & Letters

June 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am EDT
453 Fairfield Ave
Hartford, CT 06114 United States

Discover Cedar Hill Cemetery’s creative residents including our most distinguished artists, actors, and authors. Michael Albano shares stories about lesser-known artistic personalities such as Nicholas Hudson Holt, Fern Andra, and Frances Laughlin Wadsworth, as well as the noteworthy William Glackens, Wallace Stevens, and Katharine Hepburn. Admission to the program is $10.00 and free for Cedar […]

The Plot Thickens

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am EDT
453 Fairfield Ave
Hartford, CT 06114 United States

Hear stories that sound like film scripts – leaving you to wonder who should star in the movie – a Communist spy, a runaway Prince, an infamous gambler, and more. Wendi Vance leads this intriguing tour of Cedar Hill Cemetery. Admission to the program is $10.00 and free for Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation members. Advance […]

Mark Twain’s Companions & Cohorts

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
453 Fairfield Ave
Hartford, CT 06114 United States

While Samuel Clemens, a.k.a. Mark Twain, is laid to rest in Elmira, New York, many of his Hartford companions and cohorts are interred at Cedar Hill Cemetery. Learn about Twain’s life and his many Nook Farm friends, neighbors, and colleagues during this tour led by Steve Courtney. Admission to the program is $10.00 and free […]

Celebrate West Hartford

July 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am EDT
453 Fairfield Ave
Hartford, CT 06114 United States

West Hartford, officially separated from the capital city in 1854, was home to many well-known personages who now reside at Cedar Hill Cemetery. Connie Robinson introduces you to Yung Wing, Ira Dimock, Morgan Brainard and more, on this tour of the historic cemetery. Admission to the program is $10.00 and free for Cedar Hill Cemetery […]