Haunts Of Owensboro

Elmwood Cemetery

 Come and take a historical tour of this majestic place. You will hear stories about the famous and infamous. You hear about what certain grave marking mean. I will even tell you history about some of the tree and why they are buried in the spots they are at. Hear about the certain local and world known people buried in Elmwood. Stories like the jailer who would defend his prisoner like his life depended on it! Stories about Philip Thomson who was in a duel with a uniquie outcome. The last public hanging will be told on this tour. You will visit one of the first Lady Mary Todd Lincoln's cousins grave and hear their very colorful history. All this more on on this very beautiful historical tour. Cost is $15 for adults $7 for children under 12 age. This tour will be great for schools for it falls under the world history, local history, and state curiculuim. Must have at least 4 people signed up for the tour to run. (No Ghost stories on this tour sorry take the other tour for that.)

Please call 270-313-5596 for more info and reservations. 

Tours are every Saturady at 2:00 pm

 Tour last 1 1/2 hours

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