Queen City Underground Tour. Enjoy a stroll through the Gateway District, home to America's largest set of historical landmarks. Visit buildings that were home to over 130 saloons, bars and beer gardens, and theaters that hosted iconic entertainers Charlie Chaplin and Wild Bill Hickok. Descend below the city streets to a hidden burial vault and explore newly discovered tunnels vital to Cincinnati's brewery heritage.
George Washington was initially buried in the original family burial vault at Mount Vernon. Before his death, however, he had specified that a new brick burial vault be built to replace the crumbling original family vault. George Washington’s body was moved to this new burial vault in 1831 after construction on it was completed.
Beneath Washington Square, Forgotten Tombs Begin to Yield Their Secrets
The Monument to the Rt. Excellent Marcus Garvey, Jamaica The Honorable Marcus Garvey, the renowned crusader for Black autonomy and pride, was Jamaica’s mosThe Monument to the Rt. Excellent Marcus Garvey, Jamaica The Honorable Marcus Garvey, the renowned crusader for Black autonomy and pride, was Jamaica’s most famous citizen and memorialized in his birth country. He died in June 1940 in England, and his body brought to the monument in his honor. The burial vault is made of.. The post 16…