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Memorial Day 2021

This year we are offering several opportunities to commemorate loved ones in observance of Memorial Day. Learn more about our seasonal floral tribute options, our flag policy, and how to view year’s Virtual Service of Commemoration. Memorial Day Floral Tributes We are … Continue reading

May 1, 2021

Celebrating Dave Barnett

Join us in celebrating Dave Barnett’s remarkable tenure at Mount Auburn and learn more about the newly established David P. Barnett Fund for Horticulture & Urban Ecology, which will support continued excellence in areas that are certain to be part of his legacy. Continue reading

April 30, 2021
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Natural Burials

Mount Auburn is pleased to offer natural or ‘green’ burial, defined as the burial of an unenbalmed body in a biodegradable shroud or container. Since 2014, when Mount Auburn became the first cemetery in Massachusetts to be certified by the … Continue reading

March 31, 2021