Tours

Tours

Historic Oakland Foundation offers several types of tours to entertain, educate, and enlighten the community throughout the year.   We offer our Guided Overview Tour every weekend and Special Topic Tours every weekend mid-March through mid-October.  We also offer guided tours for private groups and schools.  If you want to tour the cemetery at your own pace, we offer several options for self-guided tours.  Please click the links below for more information.  We hope you enjoy your visit to Oakland.

Self-Guided Tours

Guided Overview Tours

Special Topic Tours

Private Tours: Schools and Groups

 

Name of Tour Tour Date
sssicon Sights, Symbols and Stories August 8 —
August 9
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
UnknownDead  - Oakland Cemetery Oakland and the Civil War August 8 —
August 8
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
ArchitectureThumb Art and Architecture of Death Focusing on the artistic and architectural design elements of funerary monuments, this tour explores the origin and use of popular 19th century grave markers August 9 —
August 9
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM