The Friends of Mount Auburn Cemetery

As a Friend, you help to ensure the future of Mount Auburn and preserve the beauty and character of America's first landscaped cemetery.

If you care about Mount Auburn Cemetery, Friends membership is a wonderful way to deepen your relationship with this special place.

Join or renew today.

Contact Us

For more information on the Friends and how to become a member, email us or call us.


Be Informed

Members can stay up to date with Cemetery news and events through a complimentary subscription to Sweet Auburn magazine. You will also recieve a copy of our Annual Report and a printed calendar of upcoming events.

Additionally, members receive a discount on all publications sold at our Visitors Center and through our online store.

Be Part of a Community

Membership in the Friends connects you with others who share your interests. You’ll meet through our programs and events, or by volunteering (volunteering is a benefit of Friends membership). Members receive invitations to special members only events and discounts on all Mount Auburn tours and lectures.


We are grateful to our talented and devoted volunteers, and always welcome new members to the team. With many diverse volunteer positions, you are sure to find an opportunity that matches your experience and interest. Learn More »