Hours & Accessibility


Laurel Hill Cemetery’s gates are open 365 days a year:

From May 1st to Oct 31st: 7:00am - 7:00pm
From Nov 1st to Apr 30th: 7:00am - 5:00pm

Except in the case of special events, all vehicles and foot traffic must exit the cemetery grounds prior to the gates being locked.

Laurel Hill Cemetery’s office & gift shop are open 7 days a week:

Monday to Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday to Sunday: 9:30am - 4:30pm

The office and gift shop are closed on major holidays, including: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.


Laurel Hill Cemetery’s main entrance is located at 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132. Visitors can also access the site via a secondary entrance, located immediately off of Kelly Drive on Hunting Park Avenue or through our pedestrian entrance at the corner of Kelly Drive and Hunting Park Avenue. Download a cemetery Map, indicating designated entrances.


Admission to Laurel Hill Cemetery is FREE. As a nonprofit institution, donations are always appreciated. Proceeds raised through visitor contributions and tours directly support the preservation and continued public accessibility of Laurel Hill Cemetery. Donation boxes are located in and near the office at Laurel Hill’s Gatehouse. In addition to self-guided tourists, the cemetery welcomes recreational use by joggers, bicyclists and dog walkers.