Sesquicentennial Trail: Highland Cemetery

11171 Hoosier Road  

Highland Cemetery was the site of a significant attempted grave robbing in the early 1900’s. The subsequent trial led to the foundation of the state anatomical board. This cemetery is also the burial place of Fishers’ founder, Salathiel Fisher.   

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graves and sign at cemetery

About the Trail 

Take a self-guided tour of Fishers’ history, culture, and community favorites on the Fishers Sesquicentennial Trail! Now through June 2023, pick up a kids or adult trail passport from various locations around the city and begin checking off destinations as you explore. Find pick up locations, where to turn in your completed passport, and prizes here.  

Learn more about Fishers’ Sesquicentennial celebration, read blog posts exploring Fishers history, listen to podcasts from special guests, and more at