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Chill at Oak Hill After Dark

October 25

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One event on October 25, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 26, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 30, 2019 at 12:00 am

Chill at Oak Hill After Dark
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The After Dark tours are back for another year!

Tour-goers will be led by local history experts sharing stories about accidental burials, grave robbing, grave digging, funeral customs and more. Tours focus on folklore and burial customs throughout history. Special emphasis on Victorian-era traditions from England, Ireland, and Germany.

Ticket & tour info

  • Adults: $20
  • Choose from two tour dates, each offered at 8, 9, and 10 p.m.
  • Tours last approximately one hour and are limited to 35 people.

Buy your tickets online now for this “funeral march” at Janesville’s largest city of the dead! Click here to purchase tickets.

Guests should meet at the Oak Hill Chapel and are encouraged to wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather, as it can be cold and rainy in October. Tours will be canceled only if there is lightning.

Disclaimer

This tour is educational in nature and is not a “haunted” experience. Oak Hill is a working cemetery. All headstones, mausoleums, and burial plots should be treated with respect. The tour’s content is similar to the 2018 After Dark tour.

For more information, call 608-756-4509.

Details

Date:
October 25
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Organizer

Rock County Historical Society
Phone:
(608) 756-4509 ext. 300

Venue

Oak Hill Cemetery
1725 N. Washington St.
Janesville, WI 53548 United States
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