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SPECIAL EVENT | Famous Women of Mount Hope Cemetery Tour


If you haven't made the trip to Susan B. Anthony's grave yet, now's your chance. As a part of the Suffrage Centennial, the Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery and several local libraries will hold a guided tour of famous women in America's first municipal Victorian cemetery. Dennis Carr, co-founder of the Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery, will lead the tour and provide historical tidbits and facts about significant Rochester women.

The tour will take place on Saturday, July 15, at 10 a.m. at Mount Hope Cemetery starting at the North Gate House, 791 Mount Hope Avenue (opposite Robinson Drive). Registration is required and may be done at any participating library. See if your local library is a participant at