“Madness, Murder, Untimely Deaths, and Strange Coincidences”

2019 TWILIGHT CEMETERY TOUR

SARATOGA SPRINGS – On Tuesday, October 29, the Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation presents Twilight Cemetery Tour: Madness, Murder, Untimely Deaths, and Strange Coincidences, a rare opportunity to explore Greenridge Cemetery at dusk. Join Gloria May to navigate the tombs and monuments of Greenridge Cemetery, discussing the historical and architectural background of the American rural cemetery movement while unearthing tales of Saratoga’s most notable residents. Come discover the final resting place of many individuals who made Saratoga Springs their home while taking in the spooky spirit of the season!

The tour begins at 5 pm and lasts approximately one hour. Meet at the Sackett Gate entrance of Greenridge Cemetery located on Lincoln Avenue. Cost is $10 for SSPF Members and $15 for non-members. Participants are encouraged to bring a flashlight. Tour includes walking and standing on varied terrain. Reservations are encouraged, but not necessary. For more information or to make a reservation, call the Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation at (518) 587-5030 or visit www.saratogapreservation.org.

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