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Glenwood Art & Architecture Walking Tour

  • Glenwood Cemetery 2525 Washington Avenue Houston, TX, 77007 United States (map)

Please note that advance ticket purchase is required for this tour.

This two-hour walking tour traces the changing tastes and the varied social and personal motivations reflected in some of Glenwood's outstanding monuments, which range from elaborate Victorian obelisks and angels to crisp, modern compositions. Along the way, docents will explain the symbolism and stories behind the monuments and will discuss the lives of Houstonians both famous and forgotten who commissioned them.

Tickets are $10 for Preservation Houston members and students, $15 general admission. Purchase your tickets below:

Earlier Event: February 24
Historic Glenwood Cemetery Walking Tour
Later Event: August 25
20th Century Glenwood walking tour