Join Our Next Winter Tour!
Saturday, February 23rd 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: Dennis Carr
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
FEBRUARY IS BLACK HISTORY MONTH
Explore Rochester's African American heritage as revealed in the compelling stories of Black men and women interred at Mount Hope.
The new book Beyond These Gates: Mountains of Hope in Rochester's African-American History, by Marilyn S. Nolte and Verdis L. Robinson, is available through the Friends' online Gift Shop.
When you purchase this inspiring book, you'll also receive a FREE copy of author Richard Reisem's Frederick Douglass and the Underground Railroad.
Visit our Gift Shop for order forms and more information about these books.
Please address mail correspondence to:
Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery
P.O. Box 18713
Rochester, NY 14618-0713