On Saturday, October 27, join the City of Montgomery community development and recreation staff from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in Hopewell Cemetery for a walking cemetery tour, supporting the rich historical heritage of the City of Montgomery.
Did you know Hopewell Cemetery is the location of the first church in the City? And, there are five Revolutionary War veterans buried in the Pioneer Section of the cemetery? Join to learn about this and more!
Enjoy this opportunity to walk behind the gates of Montgomery’s first cemetery, while encountering early pioneers through character portrayals. Before and after the tour, participants will have a chance to mingle and enjoy hot beverages.
The Hopewell Historic Cemetery Tour is offered jointly by the Landmarks Commission, Montgomery Historic Preservation Association and the Recreation and Community Development Departments.
Cost is $20 per person and the event is for all ages. Registration required and available online beginning September 1.
Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information contact Julie at 792-8316 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.