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Hidden Gems of Green-Wood

September 11 @ 1:00 pm - December 15 @ 1:00 pm

$15 – $20

Green-Wood will host an exciting variety of weekly trolley tours highlighting the Cemetery’s notable “permanent residents,” its magnificent landscape, and its world-renowned collection of sculpture and architecture. These tours will take place every Wednesday and Sunday from September – December. Please see schedule below for specific dates and times.

Hidden Gems of Green-Wood (Tour C)
Visitors will see all four of Green-Wood’s glacial ponds and the graves of Louis Moreau Gottschalk (19th-century composer and matinee idol); “Bill the Butcher” of the “Gangs of New York”; actress and celebrity mistress, Lola Montez; Rex the Dog; New York City mobster, Joey Gallo; George C. Tilyou, founder of Coney Island’s Steeplechase; William Augustus Spencer who “bravely met death at sea in the Titanic disaster”; and the creator of Morse Code and an accomplished portrait artist, Samuel F.B. Morse. Visitors will also hear the tragic story of 17-year-old Charlotte Canda and visit her magnificent memorial; and more.

Wednesday, September 11
Sunday, September 15
Wednesday, October 2
Wednesday, October 23
Sunday, November 3
Wednesday, November 13
Sunday, November 24
Wednesday, December 4
Sunday, December 15

Details

Start:
September 11 @ 1:00 pm
End:
December 15 @ 1:00 pm
Cost:
$15 – $20
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.green-wood.com/toursevents%20%20

Organizer

Harry Weil
Phone:
718-210-3080
Email:
events@green-wood.com

Venue

Green-Wood
500 25 Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232 United States
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Phone:
718-210-3080
Website:
www.green-wood.com