Destination Westport: Evergreen Burial Ground

September 3rd, 2022

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Survey the resting place of past Westporters and learn their stories as you meander through Saugatuck Congregational Church’s Evergreen Cemetery. Discover gravestones belongingto everyday citizens as well as prominent individuals and families. 


Meet on the southernmost entrance of the cemetery along Evergreen Avenue. We recommend you wear comfortable walking shoes and bring bottled water — the ground is uneven and the weather may be warm. 


Social distancing practices will be in effect and masks are suggested. 


Tickets $10. Reservations are required, register online here. Tickets are nonrefundable. In the event you must cancel, we will consider your purchase a donation and will happily issue you a donation receipt. 




Space is limited to 25 persons per tour. Additional tours may be added if demand requires. If you wish to join but the tour has been sold out, please email your interest to 


Evergreen Burying Ground tour is made possible thanks to a generous donation by Marty & Arlene Yolles.