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Dutch Heritage Day

Location

Albany Rural Cemetery
Cemetery Avenue
Albany, NY 12204

42.705465 -73.724402

County: Albany
Region: Upper Hudson

Date(s)

  • September 15, 2018, 10:00AM
  • Details

    Event Type Historic Site Tour Description Founded in 1841 and covering 467 acres, the Albany Rural Cemetery has many unique ties to the Capital Region’s Dutch heritage. A walking tour will explorer these historic connections from 18th century headstones to Van Rensselaer Patroons and beyond. The Cemetery’s 1884 Chapel will also be open with refreshments, displays, and more. Sponsoring Organization Albany Rural Cemetery

    Contact Information

    albanyrural1@gmail.com
    518-463-7017
    http://www.facebook.com/ARCbeyondthegraves

    Registration

    Advance registration required.
    September 8 deadline Register at albanyrural1@gmail.com or 518-463-7017
    $15 per person. May be paid in advance or at the event.

    Additional Information

    Additional Equipment Required: Proper walking shoes are a must as tours will included unpaved and hilly areas. Bug spray is also recommended.

    Event Duration (hours): 3
    Not suitable for children under age 10.

    Family Friendly
    Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No
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