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Civil War Tour of Maplewood Cemetery


Location: Maplewood Cemetery: Tour begins at Maple Street entrance to the cemetery

Date: Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Cost:$5 per person


As the 150th Commemoration of the Civil War draws to a close, join ACHS tour guide Amanda Kutch for a tour of Maplewood Cemetery, featuring some of the well-known and lesser known Civil War soldiers and veterans buried within its brick walls. The tour will begin at the Maple Street entrance to the cemetery. Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 434.296.1492 for more information.


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Old Albemarle Jail #5 Open for Tours


Location: 409 East High Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902

Date: Saturday from 12 noon - 2:00 pm

Cost:$5 per person


Located at 409 East High Street, the Old Albemarle Jail #5 will be open to visitors, beginning at 12 noon. ACHS President, Steven Meeks will give a brief history of the jail and punishment in the late 19th century. Visitors will be able to explore the lower level of the Old Albemarle Jail complex. Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 434.296.1492 for more information.


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ACHS Upcoming Events


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Hatton Ferry is open for the 2015 season! Visit http://www.thehattonferry.org for more information!

April 23rd: Start of the 2015 Historical Walking Tours season

April 25th: Tour the Old Albemarle Jail from 12 noon to 2pm

April 25th: Join tour guide Amanda Kutch for "Lest We Forget: A Civil War Tour of Maplewood Cemetery" at 2pm


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Learn more about the history of the Albemarle County Court House on a tour of Historic Court Square

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Step back in time to learn about crime and punishment in the late 19th century. Visit the Old Albemarle Jail #5

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Join tour guide Amanda Kutch for "Lest We Forget: A Civil War Tour of Maplewood Cemetery" at 2pm

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Looking for something to do this weekend? Take a ride on the Hatton Ferry! Visit http://www.thehattonferry.org for more information!

MarkerHistory.com


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Researching local history? Visit MarkerHistory.com for free images and descriptions of Albemarle County Highway Markers.