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A Night at the Cemetery

Some people prefer a night at the opera, while others enjoy a night at the ballpark. Not me, my inner Goth girl prefers an October night at the cemetery. 227 more words

VIDEO & PHOTOS: 2014 RIP 5K from Laurel Hill Cemetery

Each and every year the fine folks at Laurel Hill Cemetery put on an event called the “Rest in Peace 5K.”  The event is a costumed 5K through one of the most historical cemeteries in the country.  214 more words

Amazing Photos

Simply Divine - An Evening With The Divine Hand Ensemble

Two weekends ago I visited the Laurel Hill Cemetery located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the first time to see The Divine Hand Ensemble perform funerary music. 274 more words

Pinwheels and Tombstones

I have been a lifelong cemetery tourist, seeking out grand historic resting places, as well as obscure little graveyards, in which to wander. In 2012, I took this curious avocation to its next logical step, becoming a certified volunteer tour guide at Laurel Hill Cemetery, a National Historic Landmark in the East Falls neighborhood of Philadelphia. 1,086 more words

The Dead Milkmen! At Laurel Hill!

The Dead Milkmen wrapped up their Laurel Hill Cemetery concert just 24 hours ago. I have spent a good part of today contemplating what a profound experience last night turned out to be. 1,041 more words

Concert Memories

Cemetery of the Week #145: the Ghost of San Francisco's Laurel Hill

Laurel Hill Cemetery
Bounded by Presidio, California, Maple, and Geary Streets
San Francisco, California
Founded: June 28, 1854
Size: 54 acres
Number of interments: 1,473 more words

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