Join Our Last Winter/Spring Tour!


Saturday, April 27 at 11 AM
Enjoy a 60 to 90-minute guided walking tour on flat, paved roads.

Meet: South Entrance, 1133 Mount Hope Ave., opposite the Distillery restaurant. Parking available within the cemetery.
Tour Guide:  Chris Grooms
Admission: $5. Free to members of the Friends of Mount Hope and children under age 16 (with an adult).
Please note: Payment by cash or check only for tours that begin at the south entrance.

Photo by Donald S. Hall




MAILING ADDRESS

Please address mail correspondence to:
Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery
P.O. Box 18713
Rochester, NY 14618-0713






Please note: When using the CONTACT US feature, the words CONTACT US must be the only words used in the subject line.


Visit our CALENDAR for a quick scan of upcoming tours and events.



HAPPY NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK!

volunteers raking leaves volunteers cleaning gravestones






Thank you to all of our passionate, energetic, and hard-working volunteers! The gift of your time is invaluable; your dedication and commitment is second to none!

Reseeting a toppled gravestone
       







Among the many services performed, FOMH volunteers lead tours, clean and re-set gravestones, rake leaves, greet and direct visitors, and much more. Your efforts make visiting Mount Hope Cemetery a must-see Rochester destination!

Thank you for all that you do!




FIRST TOUR GROUP OF SPRING!

Group photo of Wood Library teensIt is always a joy to welcome our first tour of the Spring season, and Saturday, March 30th proved to be a glorious warm day to greet an enthusiastic group of teens from Wood Library in Canandaigua. The trip was organized by their teen services librarian Katie Smith and included
tour group at Frederick Douglass graveseveral high school teachers as well. Joanne Mitchell, FOMH tour guide, led their "Quest for Women's Rights" tour.

Hurray for Wood Library!




GENEALOGICAL SERVICES

Click on Genealogical Services to find information about  assistance offered by Friends volunteers.


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