Guided Walking Tour of Historic Fairmount Cemetery

Guided Walking Tour of Historic Fairmount Cemetery

Join Presque Isle Historical Society for a guided walking tour through this beautiful garden cemetery with its many Victorian symbols and interesting characters. It is also the location of one of the first Civil War monuments in Maine. Hear about the impact of the Civil War on this rural, northern community. One and a half hour tour begins at 5:30 p.m. in front of the Civil War Monument at 2 Houlton Road, just south of the city on US Route 1. Free parking available across the street at the Chamber of Commerce. Tickets $5.00 per person. Lots of hills – wear comfortable shoes.