Renown author and expert of Houston's cemeteries Marks Hinton will lead a fascinating tour of historic burying grounds and visit the final resting places of some of the city's most famous and infamous forefathers including philanthropist George Herman, Rev. Jack Yates, entrepreneur Howard Hughes, movie star Gene Tierney and many more. The tour will stroll through the beautiful marble orchards of Glenwood, College Park and Founds cemeteries, as guests will be entertained with tales of triumph and tragedy while celebrating the lives of these important Houstonians.
The tour departs from the Orange Show Center for Visionary Arts at 1 p.m. and returns at 6 p.m. On board the luxury motor coach, guests will enjoy beer, wine and snacks.
Orange Show Center for Visionary Art
2402 Munger St.
Houston, TX 77023
$40 for Orange Show members; $60 for non-members.
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