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United Hebrew Brotherhood (UHB) is one of four separate Jewish cemeteries located on Penn Avenue S. and 70 1/2 Street block in Richfield, MN.  Other adjacent cemeteries are Minneapolis Jewish Cemetery, Gemelus Chesed Cemetery and B'nai Emet Cemetery. Please note that UHB is located further to the west of Penn Avenue at Thomas Avenue, and not directly on Penn Ave. Commonly referred to as "the second cemetery" or "the second gate over from Penn".

 

HOURS: 

Sunday - Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday (Shabbat) and Jewish festival holidays- gates are closed

Jewish Festivals and Major Holidays (Passover, Shavuot, Sukkot, Shemeni Atzeret, Simchat Torah, Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur.  Gates are closed on both days of Yom Tov.  Please check www.hebcal.com for current Jewish holiday dates.

Please exit prior to gate closing time or you may get locked in!

The cemetery does not have on-site staff stationed in the office throughout the business day to assist with questions or information.  Please contact the superintendent for assistance. Inquires or map locations are many times best handled by emailing the superintendent at michaeljmorris@comcast.net.  Or click the Interred Persons & Maps tab to do a self-search.

Unless you know the grave sites you are looking for, it is best to check the list of interred persons (see tab above)  and maps available on this website.  Or you should email the superintendent with your quire PRIOR TO VISITING. THERE IS NO ONE STATIONED AT THE CEMETERY DURING THE DAT TO ASSIST YOU. PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE A MAP LOCATION PRIOR TO COMING OUT.