The mission of the Board of Directors is to maintain and preserve the Union and West End Cemetery, to encourage appreciation and respect for its intended purpose, to improve its general appearance as an integral part of a historic neighborhood, to offer a green space for passive activity by the public, to provide a community resource for patriotic, historic and community service activities, to foster a community concern for the perpetual care of this historic site, and to develop financial resources to support continuing care of the cemetery.
The main entrance to the cemetery is located off 10th Street between Chew and Gordon Streets.
The cemetery property is bordered by 10th Street on the East, Chew Street on the South, 12th Street on the West and Liberty and North Streets on the North.
Winter Hours (November 1 - April 30) are from 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Spring/Summer Hours (May 1 - October 31) are from 8:00 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Benefators and Sponsors
Historic preservation and beautification of the Cemetery are made possible by:
The Harry C. Trexler Trust
The Century fund
The Alvin Albright Family
Old Allentown Preservation Association
The City of Allentown
The Military Order of the Purple Heart, Chapter #190
Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown
Jordan Lodge No. 673 F&AM
Sylvia Perkin Perpetual Charitable Trust
The Union and West End Cemetery Association is registered as a non-profit cemetery association under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c) 13. All non-restricted donations are tax deductible.
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Union and West End Cemetery Association