418 4th Street • Marietta, Ohio 45750 • 740.373.4180

Cemetery Tours: Mound Cemetery Coming Alive

Saturday, June 8th 10am

Cemetery Tours

Mound Cemetery Coming Alive

Take an interactive tour of Mound Cemetery and learn about just a few of the interesting men and women buried there from living history interpreters.

$8 Tour begins at Mound Cemetery located at Fifth & Scammel Streets.


Mound Cemetery

Fifth and Scammel Streets
Marietta, OH 45750

Mound Cemetery was established in 1801 by Marietta city founders in order to preserve the Great Mound (also known as Conus), a prehistoric Adena burial mound. The cemetery has more American Revolutionary War officers buried in it than any other cemetery in the country. Rufus Putnam and Benjamin Tupper, who founded the Ohio Company of Associates are buried in Mound Cemetery.

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