Mount Hope Cemetery Volunteer Program
As we commemorate the 175th year of Mount Hope Cemetery, there will be numerous opportunities for volunteers to participate in beautifying this historic landmark . Visit the Volunteer Program page for more information.
Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery Tours
Tours of the south section will be conducted every Saturday, May 5 through October 27 at 11am. The south, or new, section of the cemetery is a walk through the history of Rochester in the 19th and 20th centuries.
The always-popular tour of the north section will be held Sundays, May 6 through October 28 at 2pm. Tour guides offer their knowledge on local history, famous people, and much more.
Theme tours are held throughout the summer and fall and cover a wide range of topics, from symbolism to the Revolutionary War to ice cream!
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