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Williams Family Cemetery Walk

  • Roger Williams Park
  • 1000 Elmwood Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02907
  • Phone (401) 680-7221
  • Dates: October 26, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Price: $3, includes museum admission/ free for museum members
Overview
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Museum docent and archivist Richard Siembab will lead a special walking tour of the historic Williams family cemetery in Roger Williams Park. Learn exactly who is buried here and what those curious symbols on the headstones really mean. Richard, a longtime member of the Association of Gravestone Studies, will bring a wealth of knowledge to this frequently overlooked park culture resource. Walk begins at the Betsey Williams Cottage.
Program fee: $3, includes museum admission/Free for museum members. Pets are not permitted on walking tours. Children are not permitted in our lifelong learners programming. Pre-registration is preferred.