SOLD OUT: Macabre Mini-Tours

SOLD OUT: Macabre Mini-Tours

Saturday, September 5, 2020 from 12:00 to 4:45 pm (*last tour leaves at 4 pm)

While the Market of the Macabre will be virtual, small in-person tours will run throughout Saturday afternoon in the most fitting of venues - a 184-year-old Victorian cemetery. During these mini tours, visitors will have the opportunity to explore Laurel Hill’s scenic grounds as well as uncover its more gothic and macabre history. Costumes are not mandatory but if you feel inspired to dress for the stroll, we welcome your whimsy!

These will 45-minute tours will leave on the hour, taking place on Saturday, September 5, 2020 from 12:00 to 4:00 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.

Tickets must be purchased in advance. Click on the preferred tour time and route below.

Ticket pricing is $5/General Admission and $0/Members.

Please note - youth and children must be accompanied by an adult.

Social Distancing Guidelines for In-Person Tours

To maintain the safety of guests and staff the following guidelines are in effect for all in-person tours:

  • Tickets must be purchased in advance and tours are limited to 6 people
  • There will be a table set up in the courtyard for check-in. A staff person will ask three screening questions before admitting guests on the tour to make sure guests have not been exposed to COVID 19 in the past two weeks. (If you think you have been exposed to Covid-19, please email info@thelaurelhillcemetery.org and we will issue you a credit for your ticket purchase).
  • The accessible bathroom will be available to use and cleaned before the tour.
  • Anyone older than 2 years of age must wear a mask or facial covering over their nose and mouth at all times
  • Everyone on the tour is asked to practice social distancing with anyone outside of their household
  • A staff person will be on hand on the tour to ensure that these guidelines are followed

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