Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 3:00 PM
Laurel Hill Cemetery marks Women’s History Month and the Centennial of the 19th Amendment with a program honoring some of our most fascinating ladies. Activists, influencers, and philanthropists; movers, shakers, and more than one Titanic survivor; each found her final resting place in the Central section of Laurel Hill Cemetery. Join us as we unearth their stories, along with those of other women whose contributions to society continue to resonate today. This inspirational walking tour will conclude with a toast to all women of the past and the present.
The walking tour will take place on Sunday, March 22 at 3:00 pm, departing from Laurel Hill Cemetery’s Gatehouse entrance at 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132. Free parking is located in the lot across the street from the Gatehouse.
Ticket pricing is $15/General Admission, $13/Seniors (65 & Up), $13/Students with ID, $10/Members, $7.50/Youth (6-12), and $0/Child (5 & Under). Tickets can be purchased at the door or online.
Please note - youth and children must be accompanied by an adult.
Tour Guide: Colleen Hudson
This program is part of Vision 2020: a national
women’s equality initiative headquartered at Drexel University’s Institute for
Women’s Health and Leadership. In the year 2020, Vision 2020 will lead Women
100: A National Celebration of American Women to commemorate the 100th
anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: women’s right to vote.
Throughout the year, Philadelphia, the birthplace of American democracy, will
be home to Vision 2020’s Women 100 programs and events.
For more information or to get
involved in Vision 2020’s Women 100, visit women100.org.