Due to Covid-19, the followed events are cancelled for 2020:
|Location:||Cemetery Rd & Spiller Rd. S.E.|
|Date Established:||1923 - view history|
|Physical Area:||13 hectares|
|Hours:||Grounds are open daily from sunrise to sunset|
|Number of Burials:||22,100 including many of Calgary's World War I Veterans|
|Space Availability:||Call 403-221-3660 for available space|
|Cemetery Map:||Burnsland Cemetery Map|
|Cemetery Tours:||Burnsland, St. Mary's and Union Cemeteries have FREE historical walking tours in the summer.|
|Special Events:||Due to Covid-19, the followed events are cancelled for 2020: Mother's Day and Father's Day|
|Other City Cemeteries:||Queen's Park, St. Mary's, Union and Chinese|
- Military field of honour
- In-ground burial plots
- Cremation burial plots
- Historical cemetery walking tours
Burnsland cemetery dates back to 1923 and includes many of Calgary’s World War I Veterans. The Calgary Heritage Authority has deemed the cemetery to be a historically significant cultural landscape that played an important part in the settlement and establishment of Calgary as a city. For more information on Burnsland Cemetery history or about some of the people buried there, please join one of our historical summer tours.
How can we help you?
Our knowledgeable staff have over 100 years of cemetery experience and can help you choose the best options to suit your needs. Please contact us for more information.
Locating a gravesite
To find the location of a loved one's gravesite, please call 403-221-3660 or email Calgary Cemeteries.
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