Thursday, 20 June 2019 14:27

Historical society's summer tour season begins

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BANGOR - The Bangor Historical Society is about to begin its summer tour season.

On Thursday evening, the society will host a walking tour of Mount Hope Cemetery.

 

Executive Director Mike Melochick said that during the tour, people will learn more about some of the famous and infamous former residents laid to rest there.

 

He also said Mount Hope is the second oldest garden cemetery in the nation.

 

Tickets are $10 dollars and those interested should meet at the superintendent's house at Mount Hope Cemetery, which is located at 1048 State Street.