IMG 0643 EFFECTSMonday August 19, 7:15 AM - 8:45 PM
Cemetery Full Moon Walking Tour

Join the Historical Society of Montgomery County on Monday, August 19, on a walking tour of Historic Montgomery Cemetery then watch the rising of a full moon! We'll tour the cemetery starting at 7:15 p.m. and then enjoy the view as the full moon rises.
With almost 6,000 known burials, Historic Montgomery Cemetery holds the remains of some of the most prominent citizens, veterans, and reformers in the county and nation. From five Civil War generals to many captains of industry, it tells the story of the nation through the lives it represents.
The entrance to Montgomery Cemetery is at the end of Hartranft Avenue, off West Main Street, Norristown.

This event is weather dependent. Please check our website ( for any cancellations. Parking during the event will be made available inside the Cemetery gates. Cost for this event is $10.00. To purchase tickets and/or RSVP contact us at 610-272-0297 or email:


Funding for the Historical Society of Montgomery County is supported by a grant from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission,
a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.