Printable Version - Lantern Tour of the Plymouth Burying Ground

October 21, 2017 (7:00 PM - 8:00 PM)

Location: Plymouth Green

On Oct. 21 and 28, the Plymouth Historical Society will lead a lantern tour of the Plymouth
Burying Ground. Discover how the symbols and inscriptions on the gravestones provide clues to
life in colonial Connecticut. The walk includes a safe house on the Underground Railroad,
with a visit to a secret passageway used by slaves escaping to freedom. Bring flashlights. There
will be complimentary refreshments at “Antiques at the Green” after the tour. Meet at 7pm in
front of the Congregational Church, 10 Park St., Plymouth. Call 860-921-6118 or email
plymouth.historical@yahoo.com for reservations. The cost is $10 for adults, under
18 free. Rain dates are Oct. 22 and 29. Go to www.plymouthhistoricalsociety.org for more
information.

 

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