Friends of Mount Moriah Cemetery, P.O. Box 5321, Philadelphia, PA 19142

The “Monuments Men” Visit Mount Moriah on Memorial Day

Two companies will donate their services in an effort to upright, restore, and in some cases, reassemble some of the toppled U.S. military veterans’ grave markers and monuments.

Park Day – March 28, 2015

Learn more about the various tours to be held on Park Day!


Please join us on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for Park Day.

Raymour & Flanigan Wreaths for Medal of Honor Recipients Event

The Friends of Mount Moriah held an event at Raymour & Flanigan in Springfield, PA on December 21, 2014. The group raised awareness about the cemetery and its many veterans, including 21 Medal of Honor recipients. Patrons and… Read More

Memorial Event at Raymour & Flanigan, Springfield, PA – December 21

Join us in honoring the cemetery’s 21 Medal of Honor recipients, as Domenic Graziano Flowers & Gifts provides wreaths to be placed at each burial site. The event will take place Raymour & Flanigan at 65 Baltimore Pike,… Read More

“Mount Moriah: A Cemetery and its Friends”

A Temple University student that recently volunteered at the cemetery blogged about the experience: – “Judge appoints receivership for neglected cemetery”

A Philadelphia Orphans’ Court judge has appointed a receivership to rehabilitate the neglected 200-acre Mount Moriah Cemetery. Read the article>

Mount Moriah on the Magic Detective Show

One of the cemetery’s notable burials, magician Robert Heller, is featured on Dean Carnegie’s YouTube series, The Magic Detective Show. Learn more about Robert Heller>

Update on the Mount Moriah Cemetery Preservation Corporation

The hearing for the proposed appointment of the Mount Moriah Cemetery Preservation Corporation to become the Receiver will be held on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. in City Hall Courtroom 416.

West Philly Runners and Fishtown Beer Runners

These running groups are supporting Mount Moriah in June with a run followed by a meet-up at a local bar for a few drinks. You don’t need to be a runner to come out and show your support!… Read More