Dear Mount Auburn Cemetery Community, I am pleased to announce the first step in the Cemetery’s phased re-opening, which will follow Governor Baker’s guidelines for reopening Massachusetts. Effective today, June 1st, our gates will be open each day from 12pm to … Continue reading
As of June 1, 2020 the Cemetery grounds are open to all visitors 12 – 7 pm every day. We ask all visitors to respect our rules and preserve the sanctity of the Cemetery.
The Friends of Mount Auburn has received a $15,000 grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund (MCFF) for a preservation assessment of our beloved Washington Tower. Built in 1854, the 62-foot-tall Tower sits at the highest point of the Cemetery … Continue reading
The mountain laurel in bloom Constructed like needlework Tiny half-pulled stitches piercing Flushed and striped petals… … Continue reading