Illuminating the Past: Cemetery Lantern Tour

October 21st, 2017

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


The annual autumn lantern tour has woken from a long slumber! Creep through the Willowbrook Cemetery with your lantern and a guide in period costume to explore the final resting places of notable Westporters. Hear stories from the ghosts of a town founder, a theater lover, and an artist.


Meet at Willowbrook Cemetery, 395 Main St. Westport, near the entrance. Peter Jenning’s book, Buried in Our Past: A Historical Presentation of Westport’s Burial Grounds will be available for purchase for $5. Stay for Halloween refreshments after the tour. Please register by calling,  203-222-1424, $10/person; $20/family of 4 or more; $5/child or student