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Cave Hill Heritage Foundation 2013 tour series

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LOUISVILLE KY (WAVE) – The Cave Hill Heritage Foundation announces the 2013 tour series. The tours include a Historical Walking Tour, Civil War Walking Tour, Twilight Driving Tour, Art and Artists Tour and Horticultural Tour.

 The dates for the tours are:

  • Historical Walking Tour: Sundays, September 22, and October 27; 1:00-2:30 p.m.
  • Twilight Tram Tour: Saturdays, June 22, July 20, August 17, September 21 at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 20 at 5:30 p.m.
  • Civil War Historical Walking Tour: Saturdays, June 8, and October 12, 9:00 a.m.
  • "Art & Artists of Cave Hill" tour will focus on monument design and the prominent artists who are buried in Cave Hill. This tour is Sunday, October 6, 1:00 p.m. 

Tours will feature geological elements, decorative monuments, landscape features, trees and shrubs, Louisville history, and grave sites of many notable Louisvillians such as George Rogers Clark, Meriwether Lewis Clark Jr., and Pete Browning.

 Tours prices are $15-$35. Reservations are required and can be made by calling (502) 451-5630, ext. 5 or e-mail Michael Higgs at Michael@cavehillcemetery.com.

All proceeds from the tours benefit the Cave Hill Heritage Foundation which provides long-term preservation of Cave Hill Cemetery.

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