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Murder, Mayhem, And Disaster!

Saturday, December 16, 2017

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

This trolley ride through the cemetery uncovers their terrifying and tragic tales. Visitors will hear of the SS Morro Castle disaster of 1930 and possible murder of her captain; the sinking of the steamship Arctic in 1854; the 1918 Malbone Street train crash (along today’s B and Q train routes) that killed 97 people; a suicide on the grave of a beloved wife; Titanic survivors; the 1876 Brooklyn Theatre fire (near today’s Cadman Plaza) that killed 278 people; a couple who mysteriously drowned together, among other captivating tales.

Contact Information:

Harry Weil


$20; $15 for members of the Green-Wood Historic Fund and members of the Brooklyn Historical Society. Reservations are recommended.


25th Street at 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11232
New York City