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Bath Cemetery Tour: Famed Captains & Shipbuilders
Thu, October 26, 2017, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
Meet us at the Museum and ride the trolley to one of Bath's oldest and largest cemeteries for a guided tour with The Lady in the Red Cloak.
Oak Grove Cemetery contains the most varied collection of memorial art in Bath and is a virtual who's who of 19th and 20th century maritime families along with many of Bath's leading citizens.
Learn about the fascinating history of these shipbuilding competitors, and the adventurous lives of famous Bath sailors. We'll closely examine the intricate and affecting symbolism of these amazingly crafted memorials to gain a greater understanding of Bath's maritime prominence.
Oak Grove Cemetery is a treasure trove of history and art set in a beautiful park-like setting.
A portion of this tour involves moderate walking on uneven ground. Tour does not run in inclement weather. Seating is limited; reservations strongly recommended.