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Home to the Prosperous and Penniless

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June 19 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tour Guide: Cam Tran Stroll the paved, flat-surfaced Grove Avenue. Learn about residents of great wealth and status, and those who had little in life, but left a mark nonetheless. Purchase Tickets

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Underground Railroad Tracks

Underground Railroad Tracks

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June 26 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tour Guide: Sally Millick Frederick Douglass and many other Rochester citizens kept the Freedom Seekers moving northward through their secret network, through their city and homes. Purchase Tickets

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Artist Legacy Mount Hope

The Artistic Legacy of Mount Hope

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July 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tour Guide: Chris Conway Highlighting a section of artistically significant monuments, meet a number of Mount Hope residents who contributed to artistic and cultural life in Rochester.

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Architecture & Architects: History in Plain Sight

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July 10 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tour Guide: Dennis Carr This tour of Mount Hope Cemetery is a walk through the past 200 years of our region’s architectural history. You will leave with a new appreciation for the buildings you see throughout your own community!

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Architecture & Architects: History in Plain Sight

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July 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tour Guide: Dennis Carr This tour of Mount Hope Cemetery is a walk through the past 200 years of our region’s architectural history. You will leave with a new appreciation for the buildings you see throughout your own community!

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Undertakers, Wakes, & Tears: Mourning Rituals in 19th Century America

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July 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tour Guide: Deb Coffey This tour explores the Victorians’ view of death and their expressions of grief through socially expected rituals and customs.

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