Wisconsin Veterans Museum Annual
Talking Spirits XXII Cemetery Tours – PUBLIC DAY TOURS at Forest Hill Cemetery
SAVE THE DATE!
Saturday, October 4th 12:00 – 4:00 pm
REGISTRATION OPENS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10th
On this 90-minute walking tour, local actors share Civil War stories through portrayals of Wisconsin soldiers and citizens buried at Forest Hill Cemetery. Sunday Tours leave every 20 minutes starting at 12-4 PM. Purchasing tickets online will allow you to book preferred time slots of tours.
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Held each fall at the beautiful Forest Hill Cemetery in Madison, this award-winning living history program illuminates the lives of many prominent and lesser known-figures in Wisconsin history. Tours will focus on the contributions of Wisconsin’s soldiers and citizens during the Civil War. Local actors and actresses don period dress, giving viewers a first-person encounter through scripted vignettes. Tour guides lead informative discussions of the cemetery’s rich history during the 90-minute walking tour.