Historic Glenwood Cemetery Walking Tour


August 24, 2019


2525 Washington Ave, Houston, TX 77007

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Tour the final resting place of many of Houston’s founding politicians, architects, and executives. Glenwood Cemetery has been a gorgeous and peaceful plot since 1871 and sits right near the Buffalo Bayou. Learn about notable people of Texas’ past, including B.A. Shepherd, the first professional banker in Texas, or Henry Henke, who started a grocery store that transformed into an enormous chain. Bring your walking shoes — the tour lasts about two hours total.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students, $10 for Preservation Houston members, and free for children under 11.