New Ulm City Cemetery Tour

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New Ulm City Cemetery Tour

August 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM at the New Ulm City Cemetery

BCHS Pioneer Cemetery Tour

History will come alive in the Pioneer Section of the New Ulm City Cemetery on Sunday, August 20 with the Pioneer Cemetery Tour. The tour will highlight historical personalities of Brown County’s past as well as the funerary art and symbolism of various grave stones, weaving the history of New Ulm’s founding; together with stories of early pioneers and the tragedy of The Dakota War of 1862.

Individuals wishing to take the tour must make pre-paid reservations; the fee is $5.00.  Tour participants should meet at the New Ulm City Cemetery maintenance building by 2:00pm.  The tour will be set up in seven sections with guides interpreting each section.  The tour takes about an hour and can be a family activity.  In case of rain, the tour will be canceled.


Questions contact: or 507-233-2621


August 21
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Brown County Historical Society


New Ulm Cemetery
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