Directions to Cemetery



Directions from Philadelphia:
I-476 North (northeast extension) to Lehigh Valley Exit 56.
Continue on I-78 West towards Harrisburg.
Exit 29B to Route 61 North ( Pottsville exit)
I-81 South (Frackville) to Exit 116 (Minersville/Mount Carmel)
Exit right onto Route 901 West towards Mount Carmel
Traveling approximately 6.5 miles to traffic light (901 continues left/do not turn)
Continue straight unto route 2023 for .9 miles. At top of hill a "Cemetery" sign is on your right.
Turn right: Tifereth Israel Cemetery is on your right.


Directions from Harrisburg
I-81 North to Exit 116 (Minersville/Mount Carmel )
Exit left onto Route 901 North towards Mount Carmel
Traveling approximately 7 miles to traffic light (901 continues left/do not turn)
Continue straight unto route 2023 continue over bridge for .9 miles. At top of hill a "Cemetery" sign is on your right. Turn right: Tifereth Israel Cemetery is on your right.


Directions from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton
I-81 South Exit 116 (Minersville/Mount Carmel )
Exit right onto Route 901 North towards Mount Carmel
Traveling approximately 7 miles to traffic light (901 continues left/do not turn)
Continue straight unto route 2023 continue over bridge for .9 miles. At top of hill a "Cemetery" sign is on your right. Turn right: Tifereth Israel Cemetery is on your right.


Directions from Route 80 (approximately 40 minutes to Mount Carmel)
Exit 224 onto route 54 South/East (Danville/Mount Carmel)
Entering Mount Carmel on West Avenue continue on 54 to Hickory Street (after Oak Street )
Turn right onto Hickory Street and continue thru town. Leaving Mount Carmel/Hickory Street
Continue up the hill approximately 1/2 mile. At top of hill a "Cemetery" sign is on your left.
Turn left: Tifereth Israel Cemetery is the last cemetery on your left.


The Jewish Community Foundation can be contacted by calling

717-236-9555 option 1