Hours & Accessibility


Laurel Hill Cemetery’s gates are open:
Monday – Friday 8:00am-4:30pm
Saturday – Sunday 9:30am-4:30pm

Except in the case of special events, all vehicles and foot traffic must exit the cemetery grounds by 4:30pm daily. The cemetery is closed on major holidays, including: New Year’s Day, Dr. Martin Luther King Day, Easter, Fourth of July, 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.