Historical Walking Tour of Salem’s Crown Hill Cemetery Friday and Saturday

(SALEM) – The Historical Walking Tour at Crown Hill Cemetery will take you on a historical stroll through Salem’s rich history on Friday and Saturday night.

Visitors will learn the town’s historical background during the tour and have the opportunity to meet some of Salem’s most well-known citizens of the past.

There are two tours each with individuals dressed in character, of Salem’s most interesting and eccentric individuals buried in Salem’s Crown Hill Cemetery. Guests can do a different tour each night or both in the same evening.

Each tour takes approximately 30 to 45 minutes and cover about 1/2 mile on paved pathways.

All groups will be led by tour guides and lanterns will be provided after sunset. No more than 20 individuals will be on each tour.

This tour is NOT haunted. You will simply be meeting characters from the past who are buried in Crown Hill Cemetery.

Date: September 20th and 21st

Time: The first tour will depart at 8 p.m. while there is a little light left outside for those who might not want to walk in complete darkness. Groups will leave every 10 to 15 minutes, and the last group will leave at 11 p.m.

Place: Crown Hill Cemetery, 207 Shelby St., Salem, IN

Cost: Donations only, all proceeds go to Washington County Theatre.