Mount Hope Cemetery Walking Tour

When:
September 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Where:
Mount Hope Cemetery
1048 State St
Bangor, ME 04401
USA
Cost:
$10 adults' $5 children 12 and under

Learn little known facts about some of Bangor’s famous—and infamous– residents during our 90-minute guided tour. Hear about the importance of symbolism in the gravestones and get a chance to take in some of the city’s beautiful vistas.

Built in 1834, Bangor’s 300 acre Mount Hope Cemetery is the nation’s second oldest garden cemetery. It was designed by renowned architect Charles G. Bryant as part of a national movement to provide respite from grassless urban landscapes. Garden cemeteries were created as much for living as for those who had passed on.

This tour meets at the Superintendent’s House at Mt. Hope Cemetery, 1048 State Street, Bangor.

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