You can find location information for each cemetery in our Parks Directory.
The cemeteries are constantly maintained. They are tranquil, peaceful, and beautiful. Throughout the cemeteries there are more than 170,000 burials.
We provide services for traditional burials and unique options for cremated remains. If you need a monument, we partner with local monument companies. If you are planning for future burial needs or tasked with the challenge of arranging a loved one’s burial, we are here to guide you through the process.
Cemetery Location Maps
You'll find locations for each of the cemeteries in our Parks Directory.
Below are Location maps:
Elm Grove Cemetery Map
Glendale Cemetery Map
Laurel Hill Cemetery Map
Oak Grove Cemetery Map
Sims Cemetery Map
Woodland and St. Ambrose Cemetery Map
We offer burial options to meet everyones needs.
History of our Cemeteries
We have cemetery policies for public conduct, services, and grave markers.
You'll find details about each of these and our cemetery guidebook HERE.
Our cemeteries offer a wide-range of volunteer opportunities.
You'll find information about current opportunities HERE.
Friends of Des Moines Parks
Woodland Restoration Project
Cemetery Picture Gallery
Here are some pictures of the City of Des Moines Cemeteries.