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TOUR SEASON

The Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery offer general and special-theme guided walking tours throughout the year. The 2016 season of regular weekly tours has ended, and the 2017 schedule is not yet available. Please check back for updates early next year.



PUBLIC TOURS: NORTH SECTION
Sundays at 2:00 p.m., May-October
This foundational tour is a two-hour guided walk of approximately one mile on paved roads and uneven terrain. This overview includes the graves of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass, and topics of local history, horticulture, geology, architecture, monument symbolism, and more.

TWILIGHT TOURS
Thursdays at 7:00 p.m., May-August
These 75-minute tours include some topics covered on Sunday North Section tours as well as new material, following an alternative route through the North Section.

THEME TOURS
Weekends, May-October
Check back in spring 2017 for a full schedule of intriguing tours on such themes as Erie Canal History, Abolitionists and Suffragettes, The Civil War, Jewish Roots in Rochester, The Revolutionary War, Mischief Murder & Mayhem, and more!