HOURS OF OPERATION
Laurel Hill Cemetery’s gates are open 365 days a year:
From May 1 to October 31: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
From November 1 to April 30: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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 Gift Shop, Museum, and Office are open 7 days a week:
Monday to Friday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday to Sunday: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
The Gift Shop, Museum, and Office are closed on major holidays, including:
- New Year’s Day
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
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.
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 & West Laurel Hill Cemeteries. 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.