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Mount Hope Cemetery Winter Tour

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3/15/2014 at 1:00 PM to 3/15/2014 at 2:30 PM


Experience the beauty of Mount Hope Cemetery in winter on a guided walking tour along flat, paved roads.  This tour lasts 60-90 minutes, depending on weather conditions. In addition to general information on the cemetery, the tour includes stops at the grave of Rufus Sibley, a founder of Sibley, Lindsay and Curr; the 1912 chapel; the cemetery's second tallest monument, erected in memory of Hartwell Carver by the Union Pacific Railroad; and the man who inspired "Billy Pilgrim" in Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse Five. 


1133 Mount Hope Avenue Rochester, NY 14620


Friends of Mount Hope: 585-461-3494


$5 per person. Free to members and children under the age of 16.


Parking is within the cemetery entrance.

Food Offerings:

Refreshments available after the tour.

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