Cemeteries in the Philadelphia Area 

It’s perhaps unsurprising that in a historic city like Philadelphia there are a number of 18th and 19th century cemeteries in the city and throughout the surrounding regions. Either due to this history, or a personal connection, or perhaps both, many choose cemeteries in the Philadelphia area as their final resting place. This page will help serve as a guide for you to find the right choice for you or a loved one.
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Choosing a Cemetery Near Philadelphia

Choosing to plan your burial is one of the most thoughtful things you can do for your loved ones. First, it ensures that your wishes are respected, and second, it saves your family the trouble of planning your funeral during their time of grief.

And planning your funeral all starts with choosing a cemetery. Do you want one in close proximity to your family? Or one that speaks to you based on its historic significant? Or based on another reason entirely? Start by looking through our list of Philadelphia-area cemeteries below.

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