Wellesley Historical Society

A Final Resting Place: Wellesley Residents at Mount Auburn Cemetery!

SATURDAY, May 11, 2019 AT 2:00 PM

Join Kathleen Fahey, former Society curator, for a 90-minute walking tour of Cambridge’s Mount Auburn Cemetery and its connections to Wellesley.   Founded in 1831, Mount Auburn was the nation’s first rural garden cemetery and is the final resting place of many Wellesley residents. Kathleen will explore the monuments and beautiful landscaping of this historic site while focusing on well-known Wellesley residents who are interred there such as H.H. Hunnewell, Isaac Sprague V, Alice Cheney Baltzell, Thomas Morton and more! 

Meeting spot: Asa Gray Garden.

Advanced registration required due to limited spacehttps://forms.gle/s7t3ZCXxEF7xMjBEA

If you have questions, contact Amanda Fisher, Executive Director at director@wellesleyhistoricalsociety.org or 781-235-6690. 

A huge thank you to tour sponsor, Christine Mayer.