B.Y.O. (Bring Your Own) Bike Tour of Old Cahawba

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

B.Y.O (Bring Your Own) Bike Tour of Old Cahawba Saturday, June 2, 2018 10:00 am – 11:00 am Come explore on two wheels Alabama's most famous ghost town!  On this one-hour tour your guide will lead you over four miles of mostly unpaved roads, exploring a landscape of relics, ruins, and graveyards. Bring your bike, […]

$8

True Crime Walking Tour of Old Cahawba

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

True Crime Walking Tour of Old Cahawba Saturday, August 4, 2018 10:00 am – 11:00 am History tells us that Cahawba grew from of a frontier capital into a prosperous center of wealth and culture, home to some of the most affluent families in the state. Despite its short-lived grasp on prosperity, civilization, and refinement, […]

$8

Canines, Camels, Cats, & Critters Wagon Tour of Old Cahawba

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

Canines, Camels, Cats, & Critters Wagon Tour of Old Cahawba Saturday, September 1, 2018 10:00 am – 11:00 am This dog-friendly wagon tour will include some short walks and will transport you and your pooch to places throughout the park associated with Cahawba’s most notable animal ancestors. Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome to join their […]

$10

Hear the Dead Speak at Old Cahawba

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

Hear the Dead Speak at Old Cahawba Saturday, October 6, 2018 10:00 am – 11:00 am At Old Cahawba, you don’t have to believe in ghosts to hear the past speaking to you. Be an “above-ground archaeologist,” and discover messages in Cahawba’s relic landscape that were left behind by the town’s long dead residents. Bring […]

$8
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Haunted History Tours of Old Cahawba

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

Haunted History Tours of Old Cahawba Saturday, October 20 & 27, 2018 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm Alabama’s most famous ghost town is rarely open to nighttime visitors, but on Saturday Oct, 21st and 28th, a few lucky people will experience Old Cahawba after dark.  Reserve one of a limited number of tickets, and you […]

$20

Going Gothic: St. Luke’s Episcopal Church at Old Cahawba

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

Going Gothic: St. Luke’s Episcopal Church at Old Cahawba Saturday, November 3, 2018 10:00 am – 11:00 am Experience glorious Gothic Revival architecture from the inside out during this program designed to inspire. Visit Old Cahawba for an event to help you appreciate these Gothic whispers from the past. Call 334-872-8058 for more information or […]

$8

Happy Birthday Alabama Presentation at Old Cahawba

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

Happy Birthday Alabama Presentation at Old Cahawba Saturday, December 1, 2018 10:00 am – 11:00 am Join us to celebrate Alabama's birthday at the site of its first permanent state capital. Gain new insight into Capital era Cahawba and early statehood while we sort bicentennial facts from fiction. After the presentation, you are invited to […]

$8

Road to Freedom Wagon Tour

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

Lest we forget: one hundred years BEFORE the 1965 Voting Rights March focused on the Dallas county courthouse in nearby Selma, a brave community of recently emancipated African-Americans gathered around an older courthouse in Cahawba.   These 19th century citizens exercised their right to vote and - for a brief time - gained great political […]

$8 – $10

Cemetery Walking Tour

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

The decaying ruins of Old Cahawba’s historic cemeteries provide an opportunity for a deeper understanding of the richly layered history surrounding the events that occurred at the site of Alabama’s first capital. Join us for a one-hour guided tour as we visit one of Cahawba's three cemeteries. This tour will explore the personal sagas of […]

$8

Civil War Walking Tour of Old Cahawba

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park 9518 Cahaba Road, Orrville, AL

This guided tour will immerse visitors in the history of Castle Morgan, the POW camp at Old Cahawba, and explore the plight of these unfortunate soldiers as well as the hardships of the town’s Confederate residents who suffered while their husbands, fathers and sons were off to war, many never to return.

$8
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