Tours

In life and death, we all have stories to tell. Join one of our Hot Spots or Sacred Spaces walking tours for a memorable overview of our cemeteries and residents, or one of our many specialty themed tours.

Upcoming
Public Tours

This walking tour provides a wonderful overview of Laurel Hill West’s long and colorful history, including its architectural artistry, stunning trees and horticulture, and the stories of residents that encompass diverse and fascinating Philadelphia history.
Hot Spots and Storied Plots is the perfect introduction walking tour for anyone who enjoys beautiful art, scenic nature, and fascinating history.

Mini Tours & Burial Search

To navigate to a specific grave or take one of our mini tours, use the links below or download our webCemeteries app (Android & Apple supported)

Private Tours

Laurel Hill welcomes school groups, organizations, special parties, or just friends and families who are interested in taking a personalized tour of our cemeteries.

Groups

All privately organized group tours and outings must be approved in advance by the cemeteries. Guided tours must be conducted by one of our Certified Tour Guides or a staff member. External organizations and parties are prohibited from using the cemeteries for personal profit or private activities unless previously approved by Laurel Hill management.

PRICING

All pricing is per person. Pricing for tours departing 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM Monday through Friday and 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM Saturdays and Sundays; last departure time is 2:30 PM.

For Groups of 5 or more:

  • General Admission (Ages 13 – 64): $20/per person
  • Members of the Friends of Laurel Hill & West Laurel Hill Cemeteries: $18/per person
  • Senior (Age 65 and up) and Students with ID: $15/per person
  • Youth (Ages 6-12): $10/per person
  • Ages 5 and under: Included with at least one person age 18 or older
  • Non-profit organizations, Scouting, community, and school groups should include this in the notes section.

For Groups of less than 5:

  • Flat Rate: $100

 

Pricing for After-Hours tours (departures after 3:00 PM; last departure time is 7:00 PM):

For Groups of 5 or more:

  • General Admission (Ages 13 – 64): $30/per person
  • Members of the Friends of Laurel Hill & West Laurel Hill Cemeteries: $28/per person
  • Senior (Age 65 and up) and Students with ID: $25/per person
  • Youth (Ages 6-12): $15/per person
  • Ages 5 and under: Included with at least one person age 18 or older
  • Non-profit organizations, Scouting, community, and school groups should include this in the notes section

For Groups of less than 5:

  • Flat Rate: $150

 

A non-refundable deposit is required for private tour groups.

  • For groups of 5 or less, the required deposit is $25.
  • For groups of 6 or more, the required deposit is $50.

 

To book a private tour, complete our private tour request form:

Request A Tour

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Audio Tour

Enjoy a free, self-guided audio tour of Laurel Hill East highlights.

The app includes:

  • 32 highlighted locations at Laurel Hill East
  • Determine your own path or select from themed tours
  • Professional voice narration and excerpts from Laurel Hill’s Superintendent and tour guides
  • GPS-enabled map
  • Collection of contemporary and historic images
  • Original music scores by The Divine Hand Ensemble

Private Ghost Hunt

Paranormal Investigations

To schedule a private Ghost Hunt, download the Private Ghost Hunt Planning Guide and complete the inquiry form:

Private Ghost Hunt

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