Memorial Day

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

Decorations/Flowers

Please review decoration and flower rules

May 14 Flower beds are ready for planting after 5 p.m.
May 27 Flower boxes are delivered and placed on graves
May 22 - June 6 Flowers or decorations of any type are allowed on the grounds for Memorial holiday
Jun. 7 Grounds are cleared of all items except those in authorized beds, boxes, or vases

Information

May 29 - 31, 2021

OFFICE: Open for your assistance Saturday, Sunday, and Monday from 8 a.m. - 4:00 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