HOURS OF OPERATION
Cemetery Gates are opened
Monday thru Sunday
at 8am to 5:30pm
The gates to the cemetery will remain open until
6:30 p.m. during the months of July and August.
The Cemetey Office
Monday thru Friday
from 9am to 4pm.
Cemetery Office is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Some
Families are seen Monday thru Friday by
at the following times: 9am to 10am and 1pm to 3pm
Grave selections can not be made on Saturdays & Sundays
In-ground burial space is
Sold at time of need
may be purchased
What is and What is Not
Allowed in Moravian Cemetery
Rules & Regulations
Clean up Schedule
What is and What is not Allowed in Moravian Cemetery
♦ Statuary (12” or shorter)
♦ Photographs (within flower
♦ Flags (limited to country’s of
IN SEASON ITEMS
♦ Holiday Decorations
♦ Artificial Flowers (from
November 15th to April 15th) This item may be waived due to the
West Nile Virus notification conditions. Please check with the
cemetery office for current conditions.
♦ VASES are allowed as long as
we are not notified by the City of New York Health Department to
remove them due to the West Nile Virus.
Please check with the cemetery office
for current DOH stipulations.
NOT CURRENTLY ALLOWED*
♦ Solar and/or Battery Powered
♦ Eternal Lights (Vigil Lights)
♦ Glass Containers
♦ Statuary (non-religious)
♦ Balloons (Mylar and/or rubber)
♦ Wire Work
♦ Wind Chimes
♦ Metal Signs
♦ Alcoholic Beverages (cans,
♦ Pin Wheels
♦ Shrubbery on Single Graves
♦ Sporting Equipment
♦ Shepard’s Hook
♦ Non-wood, Plastic or Metal
♦ Tin Cans
♦ Non-seasonal Holiday Items
♦ Any planting interfering with
the maintenance of the cemetery shall be removed (Ivy, Myrtle,
Pachysandra, Blanket Grave Plantings, Rose Bushes, ect.)
♦ Individual water systems (no
hoses, long watering nozzles, sprinklers, ect.)
♦ Any and all items placed on
community mausoleums will be immediately removed and discarded.
As per the Rules and
Regulations it is the right and duty of the Superintendent to
REMOVE or CORRECT all violations found throughout the cemetery.
What shall constitute articles and objects prohibited is the
Sole Judgment of the Board of Trustees.