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Mt. Hope Tours

Michael Boester is an Associate Professor of Geography in the Department of Chemistry and Geosciences at Monroe Community College. Professor Boester has studied cemeteries for his entire career and has focused much of his research on Mount Hope Cemetery in Rochester, NY. As a member of the Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery, he gives several tours throughout the year and he often leads private tours for educational groups. His knowledge and storytelling make this a tour that should not be missed. For tour information, please contact Professor Boester at or visit the Friends of Mount Hope website at

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