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SCI Cemetery Heritage Tour: Tales from Galveston's City of the Dead

  • Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery 6900 Lawndale Street Houston, TX, 77023 United States (map)


Tales from Galveston’s City of the Dead

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2019 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Departure: Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery

6900 Lawndale St, Houston, TX 77023

Explore the oldest and most historic cemetery in Galveston on a guided walking tour. Broadway Cemetery is where many well-known citizens of Galveston and Texas are laid to rest. Hear stories about Galveston’s famous, and infamous, former residents. Your tour includes bus transport to Galveston and lunch at Gaido’s, one of Galveston’s oldest restaurants. After lunch, we will visit the home of Michael Menard, open to our tour exclusively, to hear more about one of the founders of Galveston. 

Reservations: $75.00.

Prepaid reservation only. No refunds if unable to participate.

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