Memorial Day

Our pristine grounds and briskly waving flags showcase the beauty of Missoula City Cemetery during the Memorial Day weekend.


Please review decoration and flower rules

May 17 Flower beds are ready for planting after 5 p.m.
May 17 - Jun. 2 Flowers or decorations of any type are allowed on the grounds for Memorial holiday
May 24 Flower boxes are delivered and placed on graves
Jun. 3 Grounds are cleared of all items except those in authorized beds, boxes, or vases


May 25 - 27, 2019

OFFICE: Open for your assistance Saturday, Sunday, and Monday from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
GROUNDS: Open daily from 8 a.m. - dusk
FLAGS: On display on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday from 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
CEREMONY: Honor Guard rifle salute at the Veteran Monument between noon and 3:30 p.m.

In remembrance

American flag (color) and historic cemetery (black and white)

Helpful suggestions:

  • Water is available in front of the cemetery office - bring containers to carry water to your interment site
  • Come to the cemetery office if you need help locating an interment site
  • Arrive early for the Honor Guard rifle salute