Radicals & Reformers: Westwood Cemetery History Walk


September 4, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm | Westwood Cemetery

Short Description: This guided tour promises a pleasing balance of Westwood's scenic landmarks and stories of some of the many spirited men and women of Oberlin who simply refused the status quo.

Extended Description: This guided tour promises a pleasing balance of Westwood's scenic landmarks and stories of some of the many spirited men and women of Oberlin who simply refused the status quo. Find out which resident was remembered as "gentle, soft-spoken, tolerant and yet nobody's fool." Visit the headstone of the man who escaped from slavery (twice!) and later served on the Oberlin village council. Note: this tour begins at the front of Westwood Cemetery (Morgan St.). Advance registration is required and there is limited capacity for each tour. No walk-ons will be accepted. Participants can register online or by calling 440-774-1700. Adults: $6; children/students/members: Free. For more information and to register, visit: http://www.oberlinheritagecenter.org/whatsnew/?action=show&id=648

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Contact: tourinfo@oberlinheritage.org | 440-774-1700 | www.oberlinheritagecenter.org

Sponsored by: Oberlin Heritage Center

Previous Repetitions:

  • September 11th, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • September 18th, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • September 25th, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

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