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Boston Tea Party Participant Commemoration: Providence, Rhode Island

August 31, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

The Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum and Revolution 250 will partner with the community of Providence, Rhode Island to place a commemorative grave marker at the grave of John Spurr, recognizing him as a participant in the event known as the Boston Tea Party on December 16, 1773.
The ceremony will take place on Thursday August 31st at 11:00am.
The ceremony will begin promptly at 11:00 am in Swan Point Cemetery with remarks by community officials, representatives from the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, and Revolution 250.
Swan Point Cemetery is located at:
585 Blackstone Boulevard
Providence, RI 02906
This outdoor free public event is part of a nationwide collaborative effort to place commemorative markers at the graves of known Boston Tea Party Participants in anticipation of the upcoming 250th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party in 2023.


August 31, 2023
11:00 am - 11:30 am


Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
Revolution 250


Swan Point Cemetery
585 Blackstone Blvd
Providence, RI 02906 United States
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