Veterans dating back from the War of 1812 are laid to rest at Waukegan's Oakwood Cemetery. On this guided tour, participants will visit the graves of numerous soldiers and hear their heroic stories. Participants will first gather at Lilac Cottage-1911 N. Sheridan Road in Bowen Park, at 10am and will take a shuttle bus to Oakwood Cemetery.
Walking tours are FREE and are facilitated by Waukegan History Museum staff. For all walking tours, please dress accordingly with comfortable walking shoes and also bring something to drink. Tours may be cancelled in rain or inclement weather.
Pre-register by calling the Jack Benny Center (847-360-4740) at 39 Jack Benny Drive in Bowen Park or online at www.waukeganparks.org.