On Sunday, October 27th, Pam Fox will lead a walking tour of the two oldest cemeteries in Weston, MA. Co-sponsored by Weston Historical Society and The Golden Ball Tavern Museum.
The program will begin at the Golden Ball Tavern Museum Visitor's Center at 1:30 p.m. with refreshments and a tour of the museum followed by a walk to Farmer's Burying Ground at 2.15 led by Pam Fox, rain or shine. The walk will continue to Central Cemetery and then return to the museum.
Cemeteries are outdoor museums of history and art and important landscaped spaces. Fox will look not only at who's buried in Weston't two oldest cemeteries, but also at changes in tombstone styles, materials, and placement between the time of the Farmers' Burying Ground (established 1703) and Central Cemetery (established 1792).
We hope you will join us interesting