Honoring Life & Legacy for 175 Years

The Lexington Cemetery was established in 1849 as a public cemetery and a place of beauty to enjoy.

For 175 years it has been a historical landmark that documents the social, political, military and environmental history of the community. Encompassing 170 acres, it is comprised of a national and public cemetery with over 74,000 interments. It will accommodate interments for the next 100 years.

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Visiting the Grounds

Spring Bloom

Throughout its history, visitors have appreciated the beautiful serene environment. The Lexington Cemetery has over 200 species of trees including pink weeping cherries, ornamental magnolias, flowering dogwoods and crab apples.

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Grounds Open Daily
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Our mission is to honor, celebrate, and maintain in perpetuity the beauty and dignity of our cemetery for past, present, and future generations.

We encourage you to review and respect our visitor rules and guidelines.

Memorial Day

Take time to honor the men and women who served our country in the U.S. Armed Forces, especially those who made the ultimate sacrifice so that we may enjoy freedom. Join veterans of the American Legion Man O’ War Post 8 on Monday, May 27 at 11 a.m. for our annual Memorial Day Observance.

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