Black History Month Tour

Themed Tour at West Laurel Hill, Sunday, February 20 from 1 to 3 PM

In celebration of Black History Month, we will tour some of the black pioneers, civic leaders and entertainers buried in West Laurel Hill. Hear about the lives of some of those who helped influence Philadelphia and national culture in the 20th century, from musicians like Teddy Pendergrass to civil rights leaders like Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander.

Tour Guides: Sarah Hamill and Rachel Wolgemuth

Date: Sunday, February 20
Time: 1 - 2:30 PM
$15/General Admission (Ages 13 and up)
$13/Seniors (Ages 65+) and Students with ID
$10/Members of the Friends of Laurel Hill & West Laurel Hill Cemeteries and the Museum
$7.50/Youth (Ages 6-12)
Free/Ages 5 and under
Please note - youth and children must be accompanied by an adult.
Tickets must be purchased in advance.

We will depart from the Funeral Home at West Laurel Hill Cemetery.

  • Directions for getting to West Laurel Hill Cemetery are linked here.
  • West Laurel Hill Cemetery is located at 225 Belmont Avenue, Bala Cynwyd PA 19004 (GPS directions: please use 340 Belmont Avenue).
  • Free parking is available outside the Funeral Home

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