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    Historic Forest Hills Cemetery Walking Tour!

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    July 25, 2010


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    Historic Forest Hills Cemetery Walking Tour!

    Victorians were in love with their homes, which they constructed as idealized sanctuaries imbued with their personal sensibilities and a feeling of abundance. They filled their rooms with family photographs, souvenirs from travels, and furniture covered in rich fabrics – and every detail had meaning. When the time came, they planned their final resting places with the same combination of design flair, symbolic meaning, and emotional...

    Victorians were in love with their homes, which they constructed as idealized sanctuaries imbued with their personal sensibilities and a feeling of abundance. They filled their rooms with family photographs, souvenirs from travels, and furniture covered in rich fabrics – and every detail had meaning. When the time came, they planned their final resting places with the same combination of design flair, symbolic meaning, and emotional investment. Join social historian Dee Morris for a tour illuminating the sense of home and family expressed in the exquisite carved memorials found throughout the Cemetery’s lush landscape.


    Forest Hills Cemetery

    95 Forest Hills Avenue
    Boston, MA 02130

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    $9


    General Day and Time Info:

    2pm


    phone: 617.524.3354


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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