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[Digging Up The Past] Cemetery Symbolism: Expressions of Individuality and Victorian Culture

  • San Lorenzo Pioneer Cemetery Usher Street and College Street San Lorenzo, CA 94580 (map)

Ever wonder what all those symbols on old tombstones signify? What’s the difference between a rose bud and a rose in full bloom? Or an intact chain link versus a broken one? Now is your chance to find out! Join staff and volunteers for a tour of various symbols seen on tombstones and what they can tell us about the deceased. Proceeds support the maintenance and preservation of the Cemetery. Tickets are limited and must be purchased in advance. $15 general, $10 members, seniors and students.

Digging Up The Past Cemetery Tour