Want to learn more about our community’s history and heritage? Do you have a sweet tooth?
Then, join the Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County for a special Supper in the Cemetery: Dessert with the Dead in Riverside Cemetery on May 31, 2014 at 3pm. Get an exclusive opportunity to tour the newly-restored Riverside Chapel and be regaled with stories of Hopkinsville’s past from a few of its most colorful former residents. Special guests include the cemetery’s very first resident, a Union General and Confederate Colonel, a world-renowned clairvoyant, a radio personality, local activists, community benefactors, and more! Homemade ice cream and an array of other desserts will be provided as part of this late springtime social gathering.
Support the Museum and its mission to collect, preserve, and share our county’s history by attending this unique event!
Ticket prices include all the dessert you can eat, a tour of Riverside Chapel, and your other-worldly entertainment: $12.00 general admission; $10.00 for Museum members. Reservations required. Call the Museum at (270) 887-4270 to make a reservation or for more information. museumsofhopkinsville.org/dessertwithdead/
The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County is located at 217 East 9th Street in downtown Hopkinsville and includes the Pennyroyal Area Museum, the Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum, and the Charles Jackson Circus Museum. General admission to the Museum is $2 with special rates for seniors and children; there is no admission fee for the Museum Shop. Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9am-5pm; Saturday, 10am-3pm.