City of Calgary Cemeteries
To help limit the spread of COVID-19, The City of Calgary cemeteries administration office will be closed to walk-in public inquiries, but open to essential services by appointment only.
Advance planning, memorialization appointments and all other inquiries will be handled through direct telephone calls or emails to the administration office. Please ask your client families to contact the 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 20 people with appropriate physical distancing.
- The Mausoleum is open to the public from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily, with a maximum of 20 visitors at one time.
- Indoor services, including inside the Mausoleum, are limited to 20 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.
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.
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.
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