Hours: Gates open at 10:30 a.m. and close at 4:00 p.m. Both sides of the cemetery are open on weekends. The Philadelphia side is also open Friday and Monday. Weather dependent.
The Friends of Mount Moriah Cemetery is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and promotion of Mount Moriah Cemetery by honoring the memory of those interred here through community engagement, education, historic research, and restoration. The Friends’ tax identification number is 45-2247158. Financials are available upon request.
The cemetery is open to the public and visitors are welcome. The gates are opened by volunteers. This means if it’s raining, snowing, or a holiday the gates may not be open! The Kingsessing Ave. gates is generally open every day from around 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Yeadon side gate is only open on weekends.
There are two sides of the cemetery, bisected by Cobbs Creek Parkway. You cannot drive directly through from one side to the other.
Kingsessing Gate: 6201 Kingsessing Avenue is 39.93033, -75.23395
Yeadon “Yellow Gate”: via Cobbs Creek Parkway is 39.93306, -75.23813
The Yeadon side is on Cobbs Creek Parkway and does not have a street address. To get there from the Kingsessing Ave. gate, exit the gate and turn left on Kingsessing. Turn left at the second stoplight on to 60th Street. Make a left on Springfield Ave. At the end of Springfield, turn left on Cobbs Creek Parkway and enter the cemetery on the right just as the road curves. You will turn right into the cemetery, crossing the pedestrian path. There is a yellow swing arm gate just off the roadway. There is fast moving traffic on Cobbs Creek Parkway, so please use caution.
The closest public restrooms are at McDonald’s at 60th and Woodland Ave.