Cinema in the Cemetery: The Philadelphia Story

Cinema in the Cemetery: The Philadelphia Story

Friday, May 8 - 8:30pm

Pack a picnic, gather some friends or a date, and enjoy an evening under the stars. As the sun sets over West Laurel Hill’s historic tombs, the grainy joys of the film experience will be brought to life during the cemetery’s annual movie series. May’s feature film, The Philadelphia Story, will be presented in conjunction with the Philadelphia Film Society.

Hollywood legends Katherine Hepburn, Cary Grant, and Jimmy Stewart light up this classic romantic comedy about a socialite torn between three suitors.

The movie will take place on Friday, May 8, 2020 at 8:30 pm at West Laurel Hill Cemetery at 225 Belmont Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004. (GPS address is 321 Belmont Avenue.) A What to Expect email will be sent to ticket holders before the event date with more information about getting here, parking, and weather.

The inclement weather date is Friday, May 15, 2020 at 8:30 pm. If inclement weather arises and the movie needs to be rescheduled to the rain date, ticket holders will be notified by 1 pm on the day of the movie.

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. Purchasing advance tickets is suggested.

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

Purchase Tickets 



    Boneyard Bookworms January Book Club

    Boneyard Bookworms January Book Club

    Thursday, January 30 - 6pm

    Boneyard Bookworms meets once per month on the grounds of Laurel Hill or West Laurel Hill. There is no fee to join or attend, but registration for each session is required. To offer a unique perspecti…

    Read MoreRSVP


    ​Sitting with Grief within Meditation

    ​Sitting with Grief within Meditation

    Wednesday, February 5 - 6pm

    Grief is a natural response to loss and when we allow ourselves to mourn, we can honor the pain that is felt and let go. Meditation is a wonderful and gentle tool in the process of mourning. Kirsten B…

    Read MoreRSVP


    Boneyard Bookworms February Bookclub

    Boneyard Bookworms February Bookclub

    Thursday, February 27 - 6pm

    Boneyard Bookworms meets once per month on the grounds of Laurel Hill or West Laurel Hill. There is no fee to join or attend, but registration for each session is required. To offer a unique perspecti…

    Read MoreRSVP


    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 som…

    Read MorePurchase Tickets


    Death Café

    Death Café

    Wednesday, March 4 - 6pm

    Death Café is a unique opportunity for members of the public to meet and discuss death over cake and coffee. This group-led discussion has no specific agenda and serves as a welcoming platform for in…

    Read MoreRSVP


    Duffy's Cut Memorial Service

    Duffy’s Cut Memorial Service

    Sunday, March 8 - 2pm

    This year marks the 8th Anniversary of the Duffy’s Cut Memorial Service. Join the Duffy’s Cut Project team and West Laurel Hill for this annual service on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Guests are enc…

    Read MoreRSVP


    Philly Goat Project Community Goat Walks

    Philly Goat Project Community Goat Walks

    Wednesday, June 17 - 6pm

    We’ve teamed up with the Philly Goat Project to offer free community walks for people of all ages on the 3rd Wednesday of the month throughout summer. Attendees will meet at our green burial s…

    Read MoreRSVP


    Philly Goat Project Community Goat Walks

    Philly Goat Project Community Goat Walks

    Wednesday, July 15 - 6pm

    We’ve teamed up with the Philly Goat Project to offer free community walks for people of all ages on the 3rd Wednesday of the month throughout summer. Attendees will meet at our green burial s…

    Read MoreRSVP


    Philly Goat Project Community Goat Walks

    Philly Goat Project Community Goat Walks

    Wednesday, August 19 - 6pm

    We’ve teamed up with the Philly Goat Project to offer free community walks for people of all ages on the 3rd Wednesday of the month throughout summer. Attendees will meet at our green burial s…

    Read MoreRSVP


    Philly Goat Project Community Goat Walks

    Philly Goat Project Community Goat Walks

    Wednesday, September 16 - 5:30pm

    We’ve teamed up with the Philly Goat Project to offer free community walks for people of all ages on the 3rd Wednesday of the month throughout summer. Attendees will meet at our green burial s…

    Read MoreRSVP