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The Historical Society presents a variety of programs and tours at Historic Montgomery Cemetery throughout the year.

Upcoming Events at Historic Montgomery Cemetery

Saturday September 23, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM


How the Streets Got Their Names


Many of Norristown’s streets are named after the prominent individuals and families who resided in the area in the nineteenth century. This event will feature a walking tour and presentation about that takes a look at the stories of these people and families that have formed Norristown’s identity. The walking tour will begin at 11:00 followed by light refreshments inside the Cemetery’s gatehouse with a presentation from 11:45 pm to 12:30 pm. The presentation will be provided by Barry Rauhauser, Executive Director of the HIstorical Society of Montgomery County.