This Spooky Cemetery Lantern Tour In Delaware Will Send Chills Down Your Spine

Are you brave enough to embark on a Delaware Cemetery Lantern Tour?

First State Heritage Park is dedicated to preserving the stories of those who lived in Delaware during the founding of our nation. Their wildly popular, spooky Lantern Cemetery Tours are back again this year, so get ready for a spooky walk through the dark of Dover. The stories of the dead expose the true history of our country, and touring their gravesites will reveal the elaborate mourning rituals of Victorian America. Learn about the tasks of preserving the dead during the Civil War, and how this historic cemetery truly tells the history of those buried beneath your feet. You’ll need a reservation to join these after-dark, lantern tours, so call 302.739.9194 and let them know you’ll be joining their tour. Tickets costs just $10.

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Add these Delaware Cemetery Lantern Tours to your fall bucket list – along with the best of the state’s haunted houses – for a spine-chilling autumn that you won’t soon forget.