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Mesa Cemetery Tour

Join the Mesa Historical Museum on a tour of Mesa's past, hear stories of Mesa's founding father's, civic leaders, and much more!

Who's buried in the Mesa Cemetery?
A famous Country Star?
A notorious criminal?
Forgotten War Heroes?

This year will be a self guided tour of the cemetery with special speakers at the featured graves such as Mayor Giles at Ernesto Miranda's grave, Vice-Mayor Freeman at Oscar Virgil Crismon's grave, a spotlight on missing Mayor Alexander Macdonald, and a special stop at Waylon Jennings's grave. A professional genealogist will also talk about a Mesa pioneer who has over 20,000 direct descendants with a cool visual on how that many people come from one man.

Saturday October 24, 2020

8am-10am

Tickets can be purchased ahead of time online or at the cemetery the morning of October 24th.
$15 each or 2 for $25

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Tickets to the Cemetery Tour includes free admission to the Mesa Historical Museum for that day; hours 10am-2pm.

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  • Location: City of Mesa Cemetery
  • 1212 N Center St
  • Mesa, AZ 85201
  • Time:
    8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Admission: $15
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