Black History Month Walking Tour

Black History Month Walking Tour

Saturday, February 29 - 1pm

Every February, Americans commemorate and pay tribute to the achievements and central role of African Americans in shaping our history. This February, West Laurel Hill Cemetery will pay tribute to some of those black Americans who overcame discrimination and adversity to make significant contributions to society, from Dennie Hoggard, Jr. who (along with teammate Wallace Triplett) was the first black football player to play in the Orange Bowl, popular musician Teddy Pendergrass and civil rights leaders Raymond and Sadie Alexander.

The walking tour will take place on Saturday, February 29 at 1:00 pm, departing from from the Funeral Home Office located at West Laurel Hill Cemetery at 225 Belmont Avenue Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004. Free parking is located in the lot behind the Funeral Home.

Ticket pricing is $15/General Admission, $13/Seniors (65 & Up), $13/Students with ID, $10/Members, $7.50/Youth (6-12), and $0/Child (5 & Under). Tickets can be purchased at the door or online.

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

Tour Guide: Rachel Wolgemuth

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