Founder's Day History Tour

  • November 14, 2020
  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • 333 Wilmer Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226

Organization: Cincinnati Parks

Just shy of 232 years to the day, Major Benjamin Stites and a boat load of 26brave pioneers landed on the banks of the Little Miami River within a short distance of where the cemetery. This area was named Columbia and later was annexed by Cincinnati. Join us for a tour of one of the oldest cemeteries in Hamilton County and learn about the founding members of Columbia. If time allows, we hope to visit the neighboring Fulton Cemetery which includes the final resting place of William Brown, first recipient of the Purple Heart. Meet in the Pioneer Cemetery parking lot. Online registration is required before November 13.  Register here: https://explorenature.regfox.com/foundersdaytour Call 513-761-4313or email olivia.canada@cincinnati-oh.gov for more information.

Founder’s Day History Tour 
Memorial Pioneer Cemetery 333 Wilmer Ave Cincinnati, OH 45226
Date: Saturday, November 14, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Fee: Free

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