Weekend Walkabouts are walking tours offered once each month, May through October. There is a $5/person donation to the Heritage Foundation. Registration is required as space is limited. Registration will open for this tour on September 3rd at noon.
TOUR TOPIC: STAINED GLASS WINDOWS of the MEMORIAL MAUSOLEUM
In 1963, Spring Grove built its first communal mausoleum, the Memorial Mausoleum. This magnificent piece of architecture is a classic among American cemeteries and features stained glass, faceted glass, and Gemmaux windows, veined and matched marble, bas relief, mosaics and wood carvings. The tour focus is on the windows and some mosaics. Learn from our expert docents about the origins, craftsmanship, and the stories behind each of the breathtaking window masterpieces.