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City of Calgary Cemeteries

Cemeteries

To help limit the spread of COVID-19, The City of Calgary Cemeteries office will be closed to walk-in public inquiries. We will be limiting our appointment services.

Advance planning, memorialization appointments and all other inquiries will be handled through direct telephone calls or emails to the Cemetery Administration office. Please ask your client families to contact the Cemetery Administration Office directly.

In support of the restrictions brought forward by the Chief Medical Officer of Health:

  • Graveside services are to remain private family invitational events up to a maximum of 100 people with appropriate physical distancing
  • The Mausoleum is open to the public from 9am to 3pm daily. All mausoleum services are to remain private family invitational events only up to a maximum of 50 people with appropriate physical distancing

For up-to-date information on cemetery status please visit our Changes to City services page.​​

The City of Calgary operates five cemeteries and an indoor mausoleum where families can honour and remember a loved one. Our cemeteries are unique reminders of our past, present and future. Each cemetery offers a distinct experience, and we encourage all Calgarians to visit these special places. All City cemeteries are open to the public every day from sunrise to sunset.

Cemetery Locations | Products and Services | Historic Tours | Events | Fees

We encourage the use of cemetery grounds for not only remembering a loved one but also for passive activities like walking, cycling, nature observation and historical research. Please find the cemeteries rules and guidelines here​.

The City also offers seasonal historical walking tours of Union Cemetery, Burnsland Cemetery and St. Mary's Pioneer Cemetery.

Work on the new Southeast Cemetery will began in 2019. The cemetery is scheduled to open in 2021.

How can we help you?

In addition to providing the final resting place for your loved one, The City of Calgary Cemeteries can provide you with a large selection of affordable products and services including:

Our knowledgeable staff have over 100 years of cemetery experience and can help you choose the best options to suit your needs.

For more information

Call: 403-221-3660

Visit: Cemetery Administration Office
Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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