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President James K. Polk Home and Museum

October 2020

GHOSTS OF GREENWOOD

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Local Columbians of the past come to life at their gravesites for GHOSTS OF GREENWOOD, a special candlelit historic cemetery tour featuring cast from Watershed Public Theatre!  Meet men and women like Ophelia Polk Hayes, James K. Polk’s notoriously hot-headed sister; General Richard Winn, famed Revolutionary War leader; David Campbell, who was enslaved by the Campbell family; Sarah McNeill, the first victim of the 1844 “black tongue” epidemic, and more! DETAILS: Guides will lead tours through the cemetery to featured…

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