Wisconsin Veterans Museum Annual Talking Spirits Cemetery Day Tours

  • 1 Speedway Rd
  • Madison, WI 53705
  • Phone: (608) 264-7663

Join us for Talking Spirits Cemetery Tours XXI Public Day tours. On the 90-minute walking tour, local actors share Civil War stories through portrayals of Wisconsin soldiers and citizens buried at Forest Hill Cemetery. Sunday Tours leave every 20 minutes starting at 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Purchasing tickets online will allow you to book preferred time slots of tours.

Held each fall at the beautiful Forest Hill Cemetery in Madison, this award-winning living history program illuminates the lives of many prominent and lesser known-figures in Wisconsin history. Tours will focus on the contributions of Wisconsin’s soldiers and citizens during the Civil War. Local actors and actresses don period dress, giving viewers a first-person encounter through scripted vignettes. Tour guides lead informative discussions of the cemetery’s rich history during the 90-minute walking tour.

  • Times: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Admission: General Admission: $10