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Virtual Tours

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$15

Virtual tours with Roxie from the comfort of your favorite easy chair. Explore cemeteries and historic locations throughout New England.

Every location has been well researched, documented and features video, still photos and additional information from newspaper archives will be provided whenever possible. No need to worry about the weather, or sitting in traffic, touring couldn’t be easier!  Affordably priced at $15 per household.

Each virtual tour is presented through Zoom classroom for easy access. Tours are narrated live and sessions allow for questions and interaction.  Many sessions offer handouts for further study and will be emailed after the virtual tour.  Each tour runs an hour and a half to two hours long and is presented as if we are walking around each location.  *Please note that segments of the tour have been captured in advance to allow for closer exploration of the locations covered.

Please carefully review the tour and date you are booking as there are several different virtual tours available.

Salem, Massachusetts – Charter Street Burial Ground, Howard Street Cemetery & Historic Sites – Sunday, 10/25/2020 at 7:00 pm. SOLD OUT

Salem, Massachusetts – Charter Street Burial Ground, Howard Street Cemetery & Historic Sites – Sunday, 11/1/2020 at 7:00 pm. SOLD OUT

Historic and Haunted Portsmouth, NH – Virtual Tour – Tuesday, 10/27/2020 at 7:00 pm.  SOLD OUT  Dare you sign up for this spooky Portsmouth Soujourn? One of the oldest communities in the country dating back to 1623 is home to many ghostly tales.  Join the author of the bestselling book Haunted Portsmouth, Roxie J. Zwicker for a virtual visit to some of the most historic and haunted locations in downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Hear about the Phantom of the Music Hall, strange tunnels and the unusual secrets hiding underneath Portsmouth streets and basements.

Gravestone Symbolism 3 Virtual Tour and WorkshopMonday, November 2, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM – Every gravestone tells a story; from the stones themselves to the intricate details of the carvings. In this workshop take a deeper look at the history, intriguing lore, and symbolism of New England gravestones. Explore Colonial and Victorian burial customs and beliefs. Take a virtual tour of storied gravestones and amazing carvings in this session. With the information provided in this workshop, you’ll find your cemetery explorations will be more rewarding, educational and exciting.  You do not need to have taken session 1 and 2 to join us for this event.

Haunted Lighthouses of New England Virtual Tour – Monday November 9, 2020 – at 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM Explore the mystery, lore and hauntings of some of New England’s most historic lighthouses.  Sold Out

Historic and Haunted Portsmouth, NH – Virtual Tour – Friday, 11/13/2020 at 7:00 pm.  Dare you sign up for this spooky Portsmouth Soujourn? One of the oldest communities in the country dating back to 1623 is home to many ghostly tales.  Join the author of the bestselling book Haunted Portsmouth, Roxie J. Zwicker for a virtual visit to some of the most historic and haunted locations in downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Hear about the Phantom of the Music Hall, strange tunnels and the unusual secrets hiding underneath Portsmouth streets and basements.

Haunted Cape Cod Virtual Tour – Monday, November 16, 2020 – at 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM Discover the haunted places of Cape Cod, from burial grounds to haunted beaches discover some of the curious places of legends and ghosts. Limited availability

Haunted Cape Cod Virtual Tour – Friday, November 20, 2020 – at 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM Discover the haunted places of Cape Cod, from burial grounds to haunted beaches discover some of the curious places of legends and ghosts.

New England Treasure Tales & Sea Glassing Webinar & Virtual Tour

Monday, November 23, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM – Limited availability
Do you find yourself curious about the relics of the past? From treasure stories on New England beaches to secrets hidden in the deep mountains, join Roxie for this exploration of unusual artifacts from the past? Where can you go and find a connection to the past that you might be able to carry home in your pocket? This two hour presentation covers everything from the treasures of Sea Glass (where to find it, what it is and how to tell how old it is), to crystals and other treasure that has gotten lost along the way. Do some of these special places have ghost stories or strange folklore attached? Join us for this presentation to find out. Roxie will share items from her personal collection of historic, found treasures. Get your map and spyglass! E-Worksheet sent out after the session.

Haunted Lighthouses of New England Virtual Tour – Monday November 30, 2020 – at 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM Explore the mystery, lore and hauntings of some of New England’s most historic lighthouses.

Gravestone Symbolism 4 Virtual Tour and WorkshopMonday, December 7th, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM – Every gravestone tells a story; from the stones themselves to the intricate details of the carvings. In this workshop take a deeper look at the history, intriguing lore, and symbolism of New England gravestones. Explore Colonial and Victorian burial customs and beliefs. Take a virtual tour of storied gravestones and amazing carvings in this session. With the information provided in this workshop, you’ll find your cemetery explorations will be more rewarding, educational and exciting.  You do not need to have taken session 1, 2 or 3 to join us for this event.

A Seacoast HolidayFriday, December 18th and Monday, December 21st, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM – On this virtual tour enjoy the holiday sights of the seacoast of Portsmouth, New Castle and York.  Roxie has hosted Holiday Trolleys and the Portsmouth Holiday Parade since 2017 and she will share with you the holiday history, traditions, folklore and recipes during this session.  View the holiday lights, gingerbread houses that were crafted to look like historic homes of the city.  Take a look at some of our favorite Victorian Portsmouth neighborhoods, lighthouses and so much more!  Curl up with some cocoa and snacks and gather round!

Salem, Massachusetts – Charter Street Burial Ground, Howard Street Cemetery & Historic Sites – Monday, 1/4/2021 at 7:00 pm.

More announced soon!