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FHFG Cemetery Tours

Don't Miss the 2017 Cemetery Tour on October 7th from 3PM - 6PM!

This year’s event is sold out!  Thanks everyone who purchased tickets.  If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please send an email to cemeterytours@fhfg.org.

Every few years, FHFG organizes a cemetery tour with a personal touch:  Local actors act out the roles of famous Forest Grove pioneers.  This tour is informative and gives everyone a chance to meet important people from our past!  Tours run every 20 minutes starting at 3PM with the last one at 5:40PM.

2017 Cemetery Tour

Did you miss this year’s cemetery tour? If so, you can still take a virtual tour through Forest Grove history through photos, reading the scripts of the characters, and watching videos of the performances.

Click here to take the virtual tour.

Blogs

2017 Cemetery Tour Recap

Has it already been 6 months since we picked our nine former residents to portray in the Grave Matter’s the cemetery tour? The Crosley plot at Forest View holds more then thirteen members of the family so it’s hard to choose whose story to tell. I started gathering...

It’s a wrap! 2017 Cemetery Tour was a huge success!

Grave Matters 2017 marks the second time The Friends of Historic Forest Grove has brought local history to life by using actors to share the events that comprised the lives of some of the city’s fascinating former residents at the sites where they are buried. Ten...

Cemetery Tour is this weekend!

FHFG has announced the local Forest Grove pioneers and early settlers that will be visiting guests this weekend (October 7, tour is completely sold out): Harley S. McDonald   (7/21/1825-7/21/1902) architect, played by Ron Hansen Manche Langley...

Ghosts wanted! Audition for the upcoming FHFG Cemetery Tour

Auditions for the October 7th cemetery tour at Forest View Cemetery in Forest Grove held August 28,29,30,31 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm at the Old Train Station 1936 19th Ave. RSVP to let us know what day and time your coming email cemeterytour@fhfg.org. Seeking...

Photos from Past Cemetery Tours