January 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Jan 12, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour highlighting the people, architecture, beauty and history of Mountain View Cemetery. Tour led by Jane Leroe.

 
Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Specialty Tour - Symbolism

Jan 26, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Sandy Rauch.

 
Specialty Tour - Symbolism
February 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Feb 9, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Ron Bachman, highlighting the people, architecture, beauty and history of Mountain View Cemetery.

 
Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Specialty Tour - Black History Month

Feb 23, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Sarah Calhoun & Gia White, highlights the lives of community leaders such as; Captain Wm. Shorey, Alonzo & Jennie Prentiss, and Lydia Flord Jackson.

 
Specialty Tour - Black History Month
March 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery, Docent Tour

Mar 9, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour highlighting the people, architecture, beauty and history of Mountain View Cemetery. Tour led by Carolyn Kemp.

 
Exploring Mountain View Cemetery, Docent Tour

14th Annual Tower Chapel Tulip Exhibition

Mar 22, 2019 10:00 AM to Mar 24, 2019 04:00 PM

Walk amidst spectacular floral arrangements created by Bay Area florists, garden clubs, and local college floral design classes. It’s free!

 
14th Annual Tower Chapel Tulip Exhibition

Specialty Tour - Women's History Month

Mar 23, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent tour led by Jane Leroe & Michael Colbruno.

 
Specialty Tour - Women's History Month

Ching Ming Festival (Remembrance of Ancestors)

Mar 30, 2019 12:00 AM to Mar 31, 2019 12:00 AM

Enjoy complimentary chinese pastries donated by Mountain View Cemetery.  While supplies last. 

Ching Ming Festival (Remembrance of Ancestors)
April 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Apr 13, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour highlighting the people, architecture, beauty and history of Mountain View Cemetery.  Tour led by Ruby Long.

 
Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Free Photos with the Easter Bunny

Apr 14, 2019 12:00 PM

Tower Chapel between 12PM to 3:00PM

 
Free Photos with the Easter Bunny

Easter

Apr 21, 2019
Easter

Specialty Tour - The Trees of Mountain View Cemetery

Apr 27, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Chris Pattillo.

Specialty Tour - The Trees of Mountain View Cemetery
May 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

May 11, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour highlighting the people, architecture, beauty, and history of Mountain View Cemetery. Tour led by Barbara Gibson.

 
Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Mother's Day

May 12, 2019 12:00 AM
Mother's Day

Specialty Tour - Coming & Going

May 25, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Ruby Long.

 
Specialty Tour - Coming & Going

98th Annual Memorial Day Commemoration Program

May 27, 2019 10:00 AM

Presentation of colors, salute to the fallen, and guest speakers

98th Annual Memorial Day Commemoration Program

Specialty Tour - Memorial Day Civil War Plot (led by Dennis Evanosky)

May 27, 2019 11:30 AM

Dennis, who has also led tours at the Pardee Home and Oakland’s Preservation Park, gives a general tour with special emphasis on the Civil War and the role Californians played in the conflict.

 
Specialty Tour - Memorial Day Civil War Plot (led by Dennis Evanosky)
June 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Jun 8, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Ron Bachman.

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Bay Area Guitar Master Series

Jun 9, 2019 02:00 PM to Jun 9, 2019 04:00 PM

Eric Symons

 

Bay Area Guitar Master Series

Specialty Tour - CA Gold Rush and Railroad

Jun 22, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Dennis Evanosky.

Specialty Tour - CA Gold Rush and Railroad
July 2019 Events

Bay Area Guitar Master Series

Jul 7, 2019 02:00 PM to Jul 7, 2019 04:00 PM

Marc Teicholz

Bay Area Guitar Master Series

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Jul 13, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Gia White.

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Specialty Tour - Transportation

Jul 27, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Gia White.

Specialty Tour - Transportation
August 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Aug 10, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Ruby Long.

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Bay Area Guitar Master Series

Aug 18, 2019 02:00 PM to Aug 18, 2019 04:00 PM

Yuri Liberzon

Bay Area Guitar Master Series

Specialty Tour - Mayor's Tour

Aug 24, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Michael Colbruno.

Specialty Tour - Mayor's Tour
September 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Sep 14, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Ron Bachman.

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Specialty Tour - Food Tour

Sep 28, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Barbara Gibson & Jane Leroe.

Specialty Tour - Food Tour
October 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Oct 12, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Barbara Gibson.

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Specialty Tour - Symbolism

Oct 19, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Sandy Rauch.

Specialty Tour - Symbolism
November 2019 Events

November

Nov 1, 2019 to Nov 30, 2019

Fall Foliage Display
Stop by and admire the colorful leaves of our redwood and oak trees.

November

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Nov 9, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Jane Leroe.

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Specialty Tour - Olmsted & Oakland Notables

Nov 23, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour by Chris Pattillo.

Specialty Tour - Olmsted & Oakland Notables
December 2019 Events

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Dec 14, 2019 10:00 AM

Free docent-led tour.

Exploring Mountain View Cemetery

Specialty Tour

Dec 28, 2019
Specialty Tour

2019 Events

At Mountain View Cemetery, we offer family-friendly events and activities year-round. Each of our free, docent-led tours meets in front of the administrative office 15 min before 10AM and lasts about two hours. Many tours involve walking up steep hills.* *Please note: scheduled tours and events are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information and details, visit our website at www.mountainviewcemetery.org.