Cedar Hill Cemetery in Hartford’s south end is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Established in 1864 and designed by Jacob Weidenmann, it is a beautiful example of a Victorian era rural cemetery, intended to serve a larger purpose than merely as a place for interment. Learn about the authors, artists and actors in Cedar Hill with Foundation Director Beverly Lucas. Meet Cedar Hill Cemetery’s creative residents including our most distinguished artists, actors and authors such as William Glackens, Wallace Stevens and Katharine Hepburn, as well as lesser-known personalities such as Nicholas Hudson Holt, Fern Andra and Frances Laughlin Wadsworth. Tour lasts about 90 minutes. Free parking is available. Jennifer Klee will coordinate.
Donated by: Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation
Saturday, July 10, 2021, at 2 PM
Fixed price: $5; 12 places; Adults Only