Vince Dooley Visits Bonaventure

Bonaventure Cemetery had special visitors stop by on Tuesday the 30thof October. Vince Dooley and his wife, Barbara, were joined by our own Sonny Seiler and Elizabeth Ford who provided a guided tour. It was a lovely day and perfect for showing off beautiful Bonaventure. Coach Dooley built the University of Georgia into one of…

Bonaventure Cemetery App Update

Good news!  We have updated our app to include a better map for navigation and included more written content for each stop. Over the last year we have received feedback that navigating the tour can be difficult.  We previously made changes adding more refined GPS locations and now we have updated the map to be…

BHS Volunteer Katherine Haile

The Bonaventure Historical Society is a volunteer organization comprised of people who care about history and preservation.  Everything we accomplish is attributed to the hard work and dedication of our volunteers.  We, like the people who visit Bonaventure Cemetery, love the place and work hard to maintain its beauty and significance as a historical landmark.…

Bonaventure: From Plantation to Monument

by Leslie Alwiel For those interested in the history of Bonaventure Cemetery we now have a short film available for viewing on our Facebook page. The film was produced by Daniel Hancock. as part of his Masters in History Degree program at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro GA. Daniel was inspired to create the film…