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 Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe, New York, USA


Latitude: 43.1300108, Longitude: -77.6210059

Notes:
Mount Hope Cemetery
1133 Mt Hope Avenue
Rochester, New York 14620
(585) 428-7999
http://www.cityofrochester.gov/mounthope/

Area: 196 acres (79 ha)
Founded: 1838
Dedicated in 1838 in Rochester NY, Mount Hope is America's first municipal Victorian cemetery.

Set in a picturesque landscape shaped by retreating glaciers, the cemetery features more than 80 mausoleums, soaring Egyptian obelisks, winged angels of mercy, a Florentine cast-iron fountain, two stone chapels in Gothic Revival style, a Moorish gazebo, and infinitely varied tombstones marking 350,000 graves across 196 acres.


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Map - Mount Hope Cemetery
Map - Mount Hope Cemetery
Mount Hope Cemetery
1133 Mt Hope Avenue
Rochester, Monroe, New Yoek 14620 

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