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11 am. Theme Tour: Zinc Monument Tour

Date: Saturday, August 31, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: North Gatehouse, 791 Mount Hope Avenue, opposite Robinson Drive. Parking available within the cemetery.

Zinc "white bronze" grave markers hit their peak popularity around 1890 and were phased out by 1915. They played a vital role in the evolution of grave markers. Come explore Mt. Hope's collection.

Tour Guide: Tony Filer
Admission (pay at tour site when you arrive): $10 per person. Free for members and children under 16 who are accompanied by a paying adult. Free to SNAP recipients with ID.

Please note that in addition to paved roads the route includes some hills and uneven terrain, grassy areas, and dirt paths. We recommend comfortable walking shoes -- not open sandals.

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