For over 150 years, Lake View Cemetery has been a peaceful urban oasis. As we navigate these unprecedented times, our hope is that our grounds can provide our visitors and families with a safe outdoor space to be in nature.

The Grounds: The Grounds remain open to the public from 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. however, the public restrooms are closed. Visitors can use our online burial search to locate graves.

We ask our visitors to respect social distancing while you are inside our gates. 

Wade Chapel: Is closed until further notice.

James A Garfield Memorial is closed for visitors until further notice.

Walks, Talks & Tours: Walks, Talks, Tours, and Events have been postponed. Please check our website and social media (Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook) for future dates

Cemetery Business: The administration office is open for essential cemetery business from 9:00am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday.  Our staff can be contacted by calling 216-421-2665 or with any needs or questions. Our Memorial Advisors are available, by appointment, to assist families. Masks must be worn while inside our administrative offices.

Interment Services & Memorial Services: We will continue to perform all scheduled interments. In accordance with the call for more social distancing, we are working with families in small numbers to ensure accordance with this policy and limiting memorial service attendees to a maximum number of TEN at graveside. Participants over ten may watch from their cars. A copy of our policy is available upon request:

Please continue to check this site before planning a trip to the Cemetery. We will continue to update this page with announcements about any further changes to our daily operations.