Christ Church Cemetery Lantern Tour

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Both children and adults enjoy the First State Heritage Park's candlelit walking tours – there’s history, humor, and sorrow in the stories of real people from Delaware’s past centuries. 

Visit by candlelight, the historic churchyard of Christ Episcopal Church. Encounter characters from the past to hear not only tales of the tombstones, but also tales of joy and sorrow from those who are laid to rest within the walls of the churchyard. From Caesar Rodney’s unrequited love to Civil War opponents buried within yards of one another, be prepared for a surprise or two on this unique tour.  Both children and adults enjoy the First State Heritage Park's candlelit walking tours – there’s history, humor, and sorrow in the stories of real people from Delaware’s past centuries. 

Tour space is limited; please call (302) 739-9194 to reserve your lantern. $10 per person.

Meet at Christ Episcopal Church, Water & S. State Streets, Dover

Upcoming Dates For This Event:
    • State & Water Streets Dover, Delaware
  • Location: Christ Episcopal Church
  • 302-739-9194
  • Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

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