Stories in the Stone - Victorian Gravestone Symbolism

225 Waveland Museum Ln, Lexington, Lexington, KY 40514

Have you ever walked the old sections of cemeteries and wondered at the true meaning behind them? What is 19th Century gravestone symbolism all about? Join Bryan Bush, Park Manager at Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site as he gives you insight on customs in Victorian times surrounding burials and cemeteries. Crack the codes on tombstone symbols, opening a whole new way of looking at what they mean.

Have you ever walked the old sections of cemeteries and wondered at the true meaning behind them? What is 19th Century gravestone symbolism all about? Join Bryan Bush, Park Manager at Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site as he gives you insight on customs in Victorian times surrounding burials and cemeteries. Crack the codes on tombstone symbols, opening a whole new way of looking at what they mean.