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In which we discover many things, including the science behind grape juice, the incredible outcome of sibling rivalry, and a man who had "legs like God's tongs".

Alcott, Thoreau, Emerson and Hawthorne are perhaps some of the most well known names in American Literature. But how about Sanborn, French, Bull, and Peabody?


Join us for this 90 minute walk through one of New England's most picturesque cemeteries as we uncover the fascinating connections between our famous authors and the surprising legacy they left behind.


This tour is appropriate for all ages and interest levels. The loop is just over a mile on level, paved ground with one moderately steep, but brief incline to the top of Authors Ridge. Mostly wheelchair accessible.

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