Forest Home Cemetery Tour – SOLD OUT!!!!
Friday, October 31, 5:00 to 6:30 pm
Take a spooky tour of the historic Forest Home Cemetery with HMI expert tour guide Bob Giese!
Located in the city’s Lincoln Village neighborhood, Forest Home Cemetery is the resting place of many influential Milwaukeeans including Byron Kilbourn, the Davidson Brothers, Guido Pfister, Mayor George Walker, and Beer Barons Pabst, Schlitz, and Blatz. The cemetery was first used in 1850, and has grown to 200 acres.
This tour has a limited capacity and will sell out quickly. Tickets will be sold exclusively online on a first come first served basis. There will be NO waiting list for this special tour, so buy your tickets right away!
Historic Milwaukee is thankful for its longstanding relationship with Forest Home Cemetery. Tour goers are encouraged to enjoy this light-hearted tour while also respecting their historic surroundings and those resting there.
Meet: Meet guide at Forest Home Cemetery entrance, 2405 W Forest Home Avenue at 5 PM.
There will be NO waiting list for this special tour. NO EXCEPTIONS.
South Side Churches
Sunday, November 2nd, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
This special tour sold out in Spring, so we brought it back for Fall!
HMI Members: $10
Historic Milwaukee, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of and commitment to Milwaukee's history, architecture, and the preservation of our built environment through education and advocacy. HMI is an affiliated member of the Wisconsin Historical Society, a member of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and Visit Milwaukee.