The Hood Cemetery and Lower Burying Ground welcomes visitors who want to learn more about this site, its history, and its mission.

We are open to the public for the following events:

Revolutionary Germantown Festival (Germantown Battle Day)

Date: Saturday, October 2, 2010
Time: Site open 11:00AM-5:00PM
Burial Ground ceremony: 2:00PM

Please check this page for other public events and openings to be scheduled for 2010.

Second Sunday Public Openings

In 2009, the site was also open to the public on the second Sunday of each month, April-October, from 2-4pm. We hope to continue and extend these Second Sunday public visiting hours in 2010 and will announce opening hours on this site.

Appointments and Group Tours

Appointments and group tours may also be arranged. For information and scheduling, please contact Anne Burnett, Program Coordinator, Historic Germantown:;

phone: 215-844-1683.

You may also write to:


Historic Germantown