Traverse Area Historical Society Oakwood Cemetery Walking Tours

  • Dates: 9/29/2019, 10/13/2019
  • Location: Oakwood Cemetery
  • Across from the Fire Station, 1313 Eighth Street
  • Traverse City, MI 49686
  • Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
  • Price: Free; $10 donation suggested
  • About

    Join local historians for a fascinating glimpse into the history of Traverse City and its people. You'll see the graves of Traverse City founding father, Perry Hannah; Civil War veterans (including the grave of a Confederate soldier); historic jewish and Catholic sections and the final resting place of many who lived out their lives at the Traverse City State Hospital.

    The tours will meet at the main entrance of Oakwood Cemetery off Eighth Street, directly across from the intersection of Fair Street and Eighth Street.