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Calvary Cemetery Walking Tour

April 28 @ 1:00 pm 3:00 pm

Explore the oldest Catholic cemetery established by the Archdiocese of Chicago

West Entrance, Calvary Cemetery

Visit the graves of the founders of Rogers Park and other distinguished residents who have shaped the community we live in today.  Calvary is the oldest cemetery for Catholics established by the Archdiocese of Chicago and is the final resting place of many prominent Roman Catholic politicians, businessmen, and artists.  On the border between Chicago and Evanston, this beautiful cemetery is a wonderful place to take a walk on a Spring day and learn more about the founders of our community.

Date/Time: Sunday April 28, 2024 @ 1:00 – 3:00 pm 

Location: Calvary Cemetery, 301 Chicago Ave. Evanston, IL

Tour Guides: Glenna Eaves, Dave Kalensky, Maureen Gallagher

Event Fee(s): $25 for non-members, $20 with RPWRHS member discount. Spots are limited, so please register in advance below.