Parks and Cemetery staff may either be working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, or may be working outside on the grounds. To buy a grave plot or for any clerical assistance, please call 970-749-7566 to set an appointment with Greenmount Cemetery staff.
*Appointments are not necessary to visit the cemetery grounds itself.*
The Cemetery Division maintains Durango's 40-acre Greenmount Cemetery, which dates back to the early 1900s. There are more than 10,000 graves with sections specifically set aside for the Elks, Catholics, Masons, and veterans. For information regarding these special sections, please contact the appropriate fraternity.
Grave sites may be purchased by visiting the cemetery office located at Greenmount Cemetery. They may be purchased pre-need if desired. The deeds are issued by the Parks and Cemetery staff at the Greenmount Cemetery.
Animas City Cemetery
Animas City Cemetery is an unmaintained historic City of Durango cemetery. It is located off North College Drive. For more information regarding this cemetery, contact the Animas Museum at (970) 259-2402.