Mount Mora Cemetery

Upcoming Events

"Talking by the Tombstones"

Description: Listen to their stories, ask questions and enjoy the chance to visit with the residents of Mount Mora. Wander the cemetery and talk to living history characters, take a trolley ride and enjoy a summer treat!
Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015
Event Time: Noon to 4 p.m.
Location: Mount Mora Cemetery, 824 Mount Mora Road, St. Joseph, MO 64501
Contact Information: St. Joseph Museums, Inc., 3406 Frederick Ave., St. Joseph, MO; 816.232.8471
Admission: Advance tickets available at St. Joseph Museums, Inc., Adults $15 in advance, $20 at the gate; Children 10 to 16 - $8 in advance, $10 at the gate; Children 9 and under, free. (Includes admission, trolley ride and a treat for each paid admission.) Event will be held rain or shine. No refunds.

"Voices from the Past . . . Love Stories - Passion, Love & Heartbreak 
Interpretative Tours of Mount Mora Cemetery

Mount Mora Preservation and Restoration Association

Description: "Re-live St. Joseph's past with living history characters of some of St. Joseph's earliest and most fascinating citizens. Hear their historic tales on these annually different tours."
Dates: 10/22/2015 and 10/23/2015
Event Time: 6:30 p.m. or 7:30 p.m.
Location: Begin at Wyeth-Tootle Mansion, 11th and Charles Streets with a bus trip to & from Mount Mora.
Contact Information: St. Joseph Museums, Inc. 816.232.8471
Admission: Space is limited; Advance paid reservations required. Tickets $20 per person. Call St. Joseph Museums, Inc. for information and reservations. Tickets available July 1, 2015; Sorry, no refunds.
Past Events

"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

Home | Find a Grave | History | Section Map | Mausoleums | Veterans | Slideshow |
Cemetery Art | Videos | Publications | Events | Directions | Contributors | Supporters | Admin