Fairview Cemetery Tour | Friday October 20th
Join us for a candlelight tour of Fairview Cemetery Friday, October 20th at 7:30pm. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Fairview cemetery dates back to 1855. Also known as Citizens' Cemetery and Antioch Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery includes a contributing mid-19th-century municipal cemetery, an early-20th-century African-American cemetery, a monument to Confederate dead (1881), an enclosure wall, and a caretaker’s lodge.
Come listen to the stories of Culpeper's most notable and oldest burials.
The tour begins and ends at the Historic Train Depot in Downtown Culpeper, where you will board the trolley to embark upon Fairview Cemetery. Glow sticks and battery operated candles will be provided, but we ask that you come prepared for and hour plus long walking tour in the dark!
Please note, this tour is being offered both Friday, October 20th and Saturday, October 21st!