Upcoming Events

 


ATTENTION NEIGHBORS!


MEMORIAL DAY PROCESSION


FREE CIVIL WAR HISTORIC WALKING TOUR 3:30PM

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With over 1,000 Civil War veterans, Evergreen Cemetery’s Historic Section is perhaps Portland's best, but least known Civil War site.


CONTRIBUTING PARTNERS: CITY OF PORTLAND, FRIENDS OF EVERGREEN, WALKER MEMORIAL LIBRARY, MY PLACE TEEN CENTER, WESTBROOK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, MAINE MASONIC CIVIL WAR LIBRARY AND MUSEUM, MAINE HISTORICAL SOCIETY & MAINE HUMANITIES COUNCIL


COME FORWARD, THEN!


You are invited to join us as we acknowledge the heroic deeds of our military services with a
Memorial Day Procession along Stevens Avenue.

The Memorial Procession begins at 2:00PM at Deering High School and will proceed along Stevens Avenue and end at the Wilde Memorial Chapel at Evergreen Cemetery.


Light refreshments and a short program to follow:
Wilde Memorial Chapel Evergreen Cemetery 672 Stevens Ave Portland, ME

 

Local & Legendary: Maine in the Civil War is a collaborative program offered by Maine Historical Society and Maine Humanities Council under funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

    

View PDF for this event here.


Click here to learn more about the history of Memorial Day.

 


                         Historic Walking Tours  Save

                          NEW TOUR TIMES!

 Historic Walking Tours are held every Saturday, 10:30am and Sunday, 2:00pm and are led by our experienced History Docent team! Special 5:00pm Thursday tours will be announced as scheduled.
   You do not need to pre-register, just meet us by the cemetery office.
Cost: $7 per person, $5 for members, children under 12 free.
 
 

        ALL TOURS BEGIN AT VISITOR'S SIGNS -Near the cemetery office

 

                        
 

 

Visit the Walking Tours section of our website to learn more


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                                     Older Adult Tours

     New this year!  If you are part of a retirement or assisted living community and would like to have a tour of Evergreen Cemetery, let us know. 

     We schedule a special 2 hour program begins with a slide presentation in Wilde Memorial Chapel followed by a vehicular tour for groups of 8-10 people narrated by one of our many Docents.

      Please email us at friendsofevergreen@gmail.com to schedule a tour!


         Lewiston Auburn Senior College Tour


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Evergreen Cemetery is located at 672 Stevens Avenue in Portland, Maine.  Get directions and cemetery hours here.


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