418 4th Street • Marietta, Ohio 45750 • 740.373.4180

Pop-Up Workshop: Headstone Cleaning and Restoration 101

This workshop includes hands on, one-on- one and group instruction on headstone preservation techniques including: fixing breaks, resetting and properly cleaning gravestones. You will also receive a Starter Kit from The Castle that will include all of the tools needed for the day. The entire workshop will be spent in the cemetery.

Cost to be announced. Takes place at Mound Cemetery located at 5th & Scammel Sts. Check our website for updates.

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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