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Death & Dying in the Victorian Era

October 25

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One event on October 18, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on October 24, 2019 at 12:00 am

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

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

Death and Dying Tours

What was death like in the 1800’s?

Experience authentic 19th-century wakes, séances and autopsies at the Lincoln-Tallman House, as it’s shrouded for mourning during these self-guided tours. You’ll be transported back to an era that by today’s standards seem macabre!

Tour & ticket info

All tours are open houses at the Lincoln-Tallman House, 440 N. Jackson Street, Janesville

  • Dates and times:
    • Oct. 17, 18, 19; 5-8PM
    • October 24, 25, 26; 5-8PM
  • Tickets: $20*

* Note: Because these are self-guided tours, tickets can be used between 5-8PM on any date listed above.

Special combination ticket

On Friday, Oct. 18 attend both our Murder & Mayhem and Death & Dying in the Victorian Era events for a special price of $40 ($5 off if purchased separately). Click here to purchase yours while they last!


Unlimited available
General admission$20.00Ticket can be used on any date


October 25
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Rock County Historical Society
(608) 756-4509 ext. 300


Lincoln-Tallman House
440 N Jackson St.
Janesville, WI 53547 United States
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(608) 756-4509

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