Mount Mora Cemetery
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Upcoming Events

"Voices from the Past" 
Special Eclipse Event
"Mount Mora’s Connection to Space"

Interpretative Tours of Mount Mora Cemetery

Mount Mora Preservation and Restoration Association

Description: Visitors meet at the entrance of Mount Mora Cemetery, 824 Mount Mora Road, anytime between 12 noon and 4 p.m. to hear Mary Alicia Owen's own story about her friends, the Proctor family, and their connection to galactic history. As you walk through the cemetery, you will meet and chat with living history characters. 
Dates: Sunday, August 20, 2017
Event Time: noon to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Mount Mora Cemetery, 824 Mount Mora Road, St. Joseph, MO
Contact Information: St. Joseph Museums, Inc. 816.232.8471 kathy@stjosephmuseum.org
Admission: Admission only $15 at the gate for adults. Advance tickets only $10 each. Children to age 12 years old, $5 each; babies in arms, free. Sorry no refunds. Call St. Joseph Museums, Inc. for information and reservations. Tickets available spring 2017.

"Voices from the Past" 
Rich Man, Poor Man, Beggar Man, Thief, Doctor, Lawyer, Merchant, Chief
Interpretative Tours of Mount Mora Cemetery

Mount Mora Preservation and Restoration Association

Description: Honored as one of St. Joseph’s best historic annual events, join us to re-live St. Joseph’s past with living history characters. All tours will begin at the Wyeth-Tootle Mansion, 1100 Charles St., with refreshments and a chance to briefly tour the Mansion before boarding the bus for Mount Mora Cemetery. At the Wyeth-Tootle, you will meet the first living history character of the Voices of the Past tour. Each year different stories are re‑told by the characters. Mount Mora was established in 1851 and is one of the oldest cemeteries in our city.  
Dates: Thursday, 10/19/2017 and Friday, 10/20/2017
Event Time: 6:00 or 7:00 p.m. (Thursday) 6:00, 7:00, or 8:00 p.m. (Friday)
Location: Begin at Wyeth-Tootle Mansion, 11th and Charles Streets with a bus trip to and from Mount Mora.
Contact Information: St. Joseph Museums, Inc. 816.232.8471 kathy@stjosephmuseum.org
Admission: Space is limited; Advance paid reservations required. Tickets $22 per person. Call St. Joseph Museums, Inc. for information and reservations. Tickets available July 1, 2017; Sorry, no refunds.

Past Events

"Voices from the Past . . . Heroes, Heroines, and Humorists" 10/20/2016 and 10/21/2016
"Voices from the Past . . . Love Stories - Passion, Love & Heartbreak" 10/22/2015 and 10/23/2015
"Voices from the Past . . . Civil War - Influence and Beyond" October 23 - 24, 2014
"An Old-Fashioned Sunday Afternoon" presented by Mount Mora Cemetery Preservation & Restoration Association June 1, 2014
Tuesday Night Talk: Suzanne Lehr, Featured Speaker
, "The Legacy They Left" February 18, 2014
"Voices from the Past . . . Civil War Before, During and After": October 24 - 25, 2013
Iconography Tour:
June 8, 2013
"Voices from the Past . . . Civil War Era Extraordinary Stories!":
October 25-26, 2012
"Voices of the Past . . . Civil War Connections to St. Joseph": October 27-28, 2011
"Voices of the Past . . . St. Joseph's High Society during the Civil War": June 4, 2011
"Voices from the Past” 2010
"Voices of the Pony Express" 2010
"Voices from the Past" 2009

"Voices of the Past" 2008
Tour for Cotillion for Achievement Scholarship Candidates: January 26, 2008
"Voices of the Past" 2007
Runcie Monument Replacement Dedication: May 30, 2005
"Voices of the Past" 2005
"Voices of the Past" 2004
St. Joseph Summer School Research Project:
June 2004
Walking History Tour:
June 18, 2003
World War I Monument Rededication:
June 1, 2003

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