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Mount Hope Cemetery

1133 Mount Hope Ave, Rochester, NY 14620

Phone: (585) 342-1516

Dedicated in 1838, Mount Hope is America’s first municipal Victorian cemetery and the final resting place of Susan B. Anthony and other suffrage leaders, as well as abolitionist Frederick Douglass. Guests can enjoy guided tours of its 196 acres, which includes soaring Egyptian obelisks, winged angels of mercy, stone Gothic chapels, a Florentine cast-iron fountain and a Moorish gazebo. A Path Through History attraction.