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Walking Tour: The Geology of Mount Hope Cemetery

When: Sat., Sept. 28, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 2019
Price: $10
Mount Hope Cemetery is a collection of hills and glens left behind by the last ice sheets that once covered the area. But there is more to the geological make-up of the Cemetery than just holes and hills: the stone used to make the markers and monuments tell their own tale about New York State going back more than 400 million years. Join us for a walking tour to explore the unique landscape and geologic history of New York as depicted in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Tour guide: Dr. Rory Cottrell, U of R research scientist and geologist.

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