Cataraqui Cemetery National Historic Site of Canada

Front Gate
Forest Pond

A National Historic Site of Canada

Incorporated in 1850, Cataraqui Cemetery continues as an active burial ground and is the final resting place of many prominent Canadians.  Recognized for its great natural beauty, the garden cemetery is like no other in Canada.  Sir John A. Macdonald's burial site is also a National Historic Site of Canada.

Main entrance: 927 Purdy’s Mill Road, Kingston (Alternate entrance off Sydenham Road)
Questions: (613) 546-6545
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