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Clifton Burial Ground tour
October 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until October 18, 2020
The Newport Historic Cemetery Commission invites you for a guided tour of the Clifton Burial Ground on Sunday October 11th or 18th at 10 am. Reservations are required. Participants need to wear masks, comfortable shoes, and exercise social distancing.
The Clifton Burial Ground is over 300 years old and has an incredible collection of colonial slate gravestones. The tour will explore the carvers and the people for whom the stones were created. Prominent people buried here include 4 governors of the colony and the daughter and granddaughter of Roger Williams.
To make reservations, email the commission at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please state the number of people attending and if you wish to attend the 11th or 18th. Tour information will be shared the day before the tour.
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