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UPDATE MARCH 26, 2020:  The following City of Williamsburg buildings and facilities are closed to the public through April 23:  Municipal Building, Stryker Center, Quarterpath Recreation Center, Waller Mill Park, Police Department and Fire Station (only required staff will be at work, others will be teleworking). In addition, the Governor has urged Virginians 65+ to self-quarantine. Business assistance information can be found here. The City's telephone hotline (for city service questions):  (757) 259-7200 and the Virginia Health Dept. call center (for COVID-19 questions/concerns):  (757) 594-7069.

Cedar Grove Cemetery

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Public Works & Utilities Department
401 Lafayette Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185
Phone: 757-220-6140
Email: publicworks@williamsburgva.gov
Office hours of operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.  

Cedar Grove Cemetery

Located at 809 S. Henry Street the cemetery is owned and operated by the City of Williamsburg.  A full-time caretaker is on the grounds Monday through Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm. 

City residents who physically reside in the city are allowed to purchase.  Proof of physical residency must be provided and approved before purchase.  Also former 10 year+ city residents are allowed to purchase at double the current price.  Proof of prior residency must be provided and approved before purchase. 

Cemetery Handout and overview Cemetery Map

  Cemetery sign 2019

Memorial Garden

The Cedar Grove Memorial Garden within Cedar Grove Cemetery is specifically set up for cremains only.  There are no City residency requirements for burials; the garden is open to all.   Only biodegradable containers are allowed. Granite monuments listing the names of the deceased surround the Memorial Garden.  A fee of $350.00 includes burial of cremains and engraving of name.  This fee may be prepaid or paid at the time of the burial. 

Memorial Garden