West Point Graduates at Laurel Hill East



Laurel Hill East

This tour will explore some of the 45+ West Pointers through history, now buried at Laurel Hill East. You will meet Major General George Gordon Meade, the victor of Gettysburg; Brigadier General Jacob Zeilin, the first general in the history of the Marine Corps; and 2nd Lieutenant Benjamin Hodgson, killed during the Battle of Little Big Horn. Meet these men and more!

Tour Guide: Andy Waskie


  • $17/General Admission (Ages 13 and up)
  • $15/Seniors (Ages 65+) and Students with ID
  • $12/Members of the Friends of Laurel Hill
  • $8.50/Youth (Ages 6-12)
  • $1.90/Access Card Holders (can purchase up to 4 tickets) **
  • Free/Ages 5 and under

** Access Card + Valid Photo I.D. must be presented at check-in.

Please note – youth and children must be accompanied by an adult.

Advanced ticket purchases are strongly encouraged!


This tour departs from Laurel Hill East’s Gatehouse entrance at 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132. Information on directions, parking, and visiting guidelines are linked here to better plan your visit.