Ancient Burying Ground Tours Return

Beginning Thursday, September 16 at 1:00 pm and Saturday, September 18 at 10:00 am, WHS’ popular Ancient Burying Ground Tours return in-person. Led by WHS Research Librarian Martha Smart, this informative and engaging tour lasts roughly 90 minutes and includes stops at the graves of Wethersfield notables Gershom Bulkeley (Puritan minister), Elizabeth Scott Williams (Colonial poet), freedman Quash Gomer and many others. Tours meet at the red barn beside the First Church parking lot. Tickets are $5 for the general public. WHS members receive free admission. (These tours will be repeated Thursday, October 21 at 1:00 pm and Saturday, October 23 at 10:00 am).