Take a candlelit tour along a path of 1,000 luminaries through the cemetery and meet some of Washington Connecticut’s unforgettable residents from the past! This spooktacular event takes place on Friday, October 26 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
The Tour starts at Gunn Historical Museum, 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793. Tours depart every ten minutes between 6:30 and 8:30 pm and last approximately one hour. Tickets will be distributed, on a first-come-first-serve basis, starting at 6:15 pm on Friday, October 26, and continuing through the evening until the tickets run out. While there is no fee for this event, donations are greatly appreciated.
Tour guests are encouraged to bring a flashlight, dress warmly and wear comfortable walking shoes as they will be walking on uneven terrain.
Refreshments, face painting for kids, and a Halloween themed movie will be shown in the Wykeham Room of the Gunn Memorial Library where attendees can wait inside for their tour group to depart.
Rain Date for the Cemetery Tour: Sunday, October 28 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.