Octagon House Museum • Hudson Wisconsin

Willow River Cemetery Tour

Join the Historical Society  for a walking tour of the 170 year old Willow River Cemetery in Hudson on Saturday, October 23 during the Humbird Chapel Centennial Celebration. There will be two tours offered—one starting at 11 am and another starting at 3 pm.

Hear stories, rumors and speculations about prominent citizens of Hudson’s past and their lasting legacies, as well as curious anecdotes about the almost completely forgotten.

This event takes place outside in the peaceful surroundings of Willow River Cemetery and social distancing will be easily maintained. The tour is approximately an hour and 15 minutes long.

The tour involves walking on uneven ground, with limited places to sit. Please wear appropriate footwear and dress for the weather. There are NO RESTROOMS available. As long as there is no lightening or severe weather, the tour will proceed as scheduled. This tour is recommended for teens and adults.

Tickets are $25 per person, with a portion on the proceeds donated to the Friends of Willow River Cemetery.

Advance reservations are required and can be made on Eventbride.
Register for the 11 am tour here.
Register for the 3 pm tour here. 
or contact the museum at 715-386-2654 or octagon@stcroixcountyhistory.org.

  • July 6, 2022
  • 3:00 PM