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Share in the History and Majesty

of these Hallowed Grounds

Where Heroes Rest

®
Caring for the burial needs of New Orleans since 1852, Greenwood Cemetery & Mausoleum is the most popular cemetery in New Orleans. Greenwood is centrally located at City Park Avenue and Canal Boulevard, offering an on-site funeral home, landmark monuments, historic tombs, modern Mausoleum, a wide selection of crypt arrangements, and affordable pricing. Greenwood Cemetery is owned by the Firemen’s Charitable & Benevolent Association.

OUR HISTORY

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GREENWOOD CEMETERY

Greenwood Cemetery was established by the Firemen’s Charitable & Benevolent Association in 1852 when America was struck with an epidemic of yellow fever. 

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CYPRESS GROVE
CEMETERY

In 1838, Cypress Grove Cemetery became the first cemetery built to honor New Orleans volunteer firemen and their families.

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FIREMEN'S CHARITABLE
& BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION

The Firemen’s Charitable & Benevolent Association was formed in 1834 to help protect New Orleans from frequent fires.