With over 1,000 Civil War veterans, Evergreen Cemetery’s Historic Section is perhaps Portland's best, but least known Civil War site.
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COME FORWARD, THEN!
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.
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.
Visit the Walking Tours section of our website to learn more
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 email@example.com to schedule a tour!
Evergreen Cemetery is located at 672 Stevens Avenue in Portland, Maine. Get directions and cemetery hours here.
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