If you’ve ever wanted to tour the campus of what was once the United States largest mental institution, now is your chance. Board 'Milly' the trolley and set out on a guided driving tour through the grounds of Central State Hospital, including a stop at Cedar Lane Cemetery. Hear about the history of the institution as well as the redevelopment of the grounds from a former Central State employee and tour guide.
These tours will be held on Friday, the 24th, from 9:30 - 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. and on Saturday, the 25th, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. There will be limited capacity, only 12 passengers (50% capacity) per tour to allow for distance seating. Tickets are $25 and will go on sale at 9 a.m. on July 1st. Masks will be provided and must be worn during the entire tour. Proper sanitation measures of the trolley will be followed to ensure the health and safety of all passengers.
Future tours dates:
Tour August 22, tickets on sale Monday, August 3
Tour September 26, tickets on sale TUESDAY, September 8
Tour October 24, tickets on sale Monday, October 5
Tour November 28. tickets on sale Monday, November 2