Tour of the Tombstones
Friends of Bohemian National Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois, invites you to attend our walking tours of the cemetery which are held in Spring and Fall.
Our next regularly scheduled walking tour will be in Spring 2019.The date and time are not yet determined.
Friends of Bohemian National Cemetery offers tours of the historic site in the Spring and Fall of the year.
Registration and reservations are not required;
just meet us in the gatehouse at the entrance, 5255 N. Pulaski.
Parking is available inside the cemetery gates.
Bohemian National Cemetery is on the National Register of Historic Places. It features historic buildings, magnificent mausoleums and monuments, statuary by renowned artists, and an astonishing variety of gravestone artistry.
The "Tours of the Tombstones" are led by professional guide, Albert Walavich. The cemetery covers over 120 acres of land so tours will vary. While the walking tours are always different, they are about 2 hours and 1 to 2 miles in length on asphalt, grass, and gravel. Men’s and women’s facilities are available in the gatehouse.
Registration and reservations are not required; just meet us in the gatehouse at the entrance, 5255 N. Pulaski.
Cost for members is $10 and for non-members $15, and includes refreshments in the historic gatehouse after the tour.
For more information contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
See below for directions.
The cemetery is located near Northeastern Illinois University and near the corner of Foster and Pulaski. It can be reached by bus on either street and is close to both I 90 and Edens expressways. See the link below for directions.
Map and directions from Bing