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August 2019

Mount Hope Walking Tour

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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One event on August 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Mount Hope Cemetary, 1048 State Street
Bangor, ME
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Learn little known facts about some of Bangor’s famous—and infamous– residents during our guided tour. Hear about the importance of symbolism in the gravestones and get a chance to take in some of the city’s beautiful vistas. Built in 1834, Bangor’s 300 acre Mount Hope Cemetery is the nation’s second oldest garden cemetery. It was designed by renowned architect Charles G. Bryant as part of a national movement to provide respite from grassless urban landscapes. Garden cemeteries were created as…

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Mount Hope Walking Tour

August 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on August 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Mount Hope Cemetary, 1048 State Street
Bangor, ME
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Learn little known facts about some of Bangor’s famous—and infamous– residents during our guided tour. Hear about the importance of symbolism in the gravestones and get a chance to take in some of the city’s beautiful vistas. Built in 1834, Bangor’s 300 acre Mount Hope Cemetery is the nation’s second oldest garden cemetery. It was designed by renowned architect Charles G. Bryant as part of a national movement to provide respite from grassless urban landscapes. Garden cemeteries were created as…

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