About Us

The Lexington Cemetery is a private non-profit organization established in 1849 as a public cemetery and a place of beauty to enjoy. It has no association with any government and is administered by a board of directors. It is 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.


Lexington Mausoleum

Open to the General Public
Monday-Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. – Noon

Visiting Hours

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Office Columbarium

Open to the General Public
Mon-Fri 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sun 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Our Mission

Lexington Cemetery Company mission statement: To honor, celebrate, and maintain in perpetuity the beauty and dignity of our cemetery for past, present, and future generations.

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