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11 am. Theme Tour: Lewis Henry Morgan and the Pundit Club

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019
Location: North Gatehouse, 791 Mount Hope Avenue, opposite Robinson Drive. Parking available within the cemetery.

In mid-nineteenth century Rochester, economic growth and development spurred professional men to seek self-cultivation through literary fraternities and clubs. Lewis Henry Morgan, the father of cultural anthropology, was a prominent member of the "pundit club." 

Tour Guides: FOMH Tour Guides
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. Please "Contact Us" via the link at the top of this page with any questions.

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