City of Niagara Falls
NIAGARA FALLS – The City of Niagara Falls Museums will again be offering its popular walking tours of Drummond Hill Cemetery during weekends in the month of October.
The tours, which operate at night, offer visitors a unique opportunity to discover another side of Niagara Falls’ history.
These night-time tours take visitors through one of the most historic cemeteries in Canada. The guides will lead performances that provide a glimpse into the lives of some of the famous and not so famous people from the history of Niagara Falls. The tours include music, theatrical scenes, costumed performers and vignettes of people who are buried in the cemetery.
Assistant curator of the Niagara Falls Museums, Christine Girardi said:”This is a unique blend of history and theatre, an entertaining way to explore a very important and beautiful place.”
Tours run Oct. 4, 5, 11, 12, 18 and 19 at 7pm, 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. The tours depart from the cemetery gates located on Buchner Place off of Drummond Road.
The tour cost is $13 per person. Tickets are available by reservation only, by visiting the Niagara Falls History Museum at 5810 Ferry St. or by calling 905-358-5082. Space is limited, and tickets will not be sold at the door.
For more information, visit www.niagarafallsmuseum.ca or call 905-358-5082.
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