Mount Gilead Open House

Sunday, May 7, 2023
1 pm to 4 pm

If you’ve ever wondered what is inside Mount Gilead, this is your chance to tour the grounds and learn the history from experts.

  • See inside the church and basement
  • Tour the grounds
  • Speak to expert historians about the history of the Underground Railroad in Bucks County and at the church
  • Learn about notable residents buried there
  • See the restoration efforts underway

Self-Guided Tours with the opportunity to speak with:

Doreen Stratton, local expert on the Underground Railroad in Bucks County

David Jackson and Wakiki Thompson, co-pastors of Mount Gilead providing Mount Gilead history

Jennifer Jarrett, historical architect who is leading the Mount Gilead cemetery headstone refurbishing project

Meagan Ratini, Mount Gilead Cemetery expert

Kathy Auerbach, Educator and Mount Gilead researcher

Click here to view the historical information shared at the Open House

Bid on painting by local artist Jim Lukens, to benefit restoration efforts. Can’t attend but still want to bid on the painting? Join our facebook group: Mt Gilead