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Mountain View Cemetery

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Vancouver's only cemetery is located west of Fraser St, between 31st Ave and 43rd Ave. Owned and operated by the City of Vancouver since 1886, Mountain View is made up of 106 acres of land with approximately 92,000 grave sites and 145,000 interred remains.

A rare opportunity to buy burial space

Now for the first time in a quarter century, you can buy a burial plot among Mountain View Cemetery's beautiful vistas.

The available plots were purchased prior to 1940, but have never been used or claimed by the buyers or their families.

The cemetery's central location and open space make it a unique place to honour the memories of lost family and friends, where visitors can engage with nature and history.

Plan ahead for a burial or cremation

Buy a space for burial or cremation

Vancouver’s only cemetery has new spaces available, including space for casket graves, in-ground cremation space, and above-ground columbaria.

Plan a memorial service or event

Host a memorial service or presentation

Celebration Hall is a perfect setting not only for memorial services, but also for a wide range of other events, from corporate retreats to other gatherings.

Tours and events at the cemetery

All Souls event - Mountain View Cemetery

Tours and events at the cemetery

Mountain View offers an ideal setting to engage with both history and nature. Take in one of our events or walking tours.

Look up burial sites at Mountain View Cemetery

You can locate family, friends, historical people, and victims of historical events online or on your mobile device.

Download iCemetery on the App Store  Get iCemetery on Google Play

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Contact Mountain View Cemetery

5455 Fraser St
Vancouver, BC V5W 2Z3

Phone: 604-325-2646

Fax: 604-323-2647

(general inquiries)

(Cemetery manager)

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7:00am – 7:00pm


Monday to Friday
8:30am – 4:00pm

Saturday, Sunday, and holidays

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Offering eco-friendly burials

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Mountain View Cemetery is recognized by the Green Burial Council as a hybrid cemetery, offering options for ecologically sensitive burials.

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Last modified: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:33:37

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