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



Saturday, April 6, 1:00-3:00 PM
AUTHORS DAY
Barnes & Noble
Pittsford Plaza Store


Featuring our own
 
Richard Reisem portrait
RICHARD REISEM

Founder and
Current President,
Friends of
Mount Hope Cemetery



Richard will be presenting his latest book:

Buried Treasures cover
Buried Treasures
in Mount Hope Cemetery,
Rochester, New York --
A Pictorial Field Guide





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





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



Dr, Leigh Fought
Renowned Author to Speak at Annual Meeting

FRIENDS OF MOUNT HOPE CEMETERY ANNUAL MEETING



Tuesday, April 9, at 7:00 PM
Brighton Town Hall
2300 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester

Guest Speaker:
Dr. Leigh Fought
Associate Professor of History
Le Moyne College

Her presentation:

Frederick Douglass's Burial and the Wives of the Great Man: Anna Murray, Helen Pitts, and the Role of a Wife in Commemorating Frederick Douglass.


A short business meeting will be followed by refreshments, and our program.

Free and open to the public -- please join us!




GENEALOGICAL SERVICES

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


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