Welcome to Mount Olivet Cemetery's
exclusive History Site and internet home of
If you are looking for our At-Need or Pre-Need services such as traditional burial or mausoleum-based entombment, inurnment services or seeking products such as vaults or grave monuments/plaques, please visit our main business website: www.mountolivetcemeteryinc.com
Click above button to enter our Business Site
Check out the over 40,000 interments and 8 miles of roads with our Interactive 360 Virtual Tour of Mt Olivet powered by Google Street View
Hours of Operation
Open daily from 7:00am to dusk
Saturday mornings and evenings by appointment only
***(Please contact us first to set up an appointment)
Burial & Monument Info
Schedule an appointment and/or pay a visit to our administrative office (located within the Mausoleum Complex) to learn more about our rich history, products offered and general costs associated with traditional burial, cremation interment and memorialization.
Please know that we sell a large variety of monuments and plaques as well!
Learn about those buried here in Mount Olivet's weekly "Stories in Stone" blog!
An archive of past articles live on this site, while new editions are published weekly on our FaceBook site. Please follow us at:
Mount Olivet Cemetery (Frederick, MD)
"STORIES IN STONE"
Stories of those buried at the historic Mount Olivet Cemetery
BY author Chris Haugh
An award-winning researcher, writer, documentarian and presenter of Frederick County, Maryland history.
Frederick's Other City
Mount Olivet Cemetery proudly welcome tourists and family historians intent on exploring the grounds, varied grave monuments and most importantly, the 40,000+ magnificent stories of "lives once lived."
A self-guided tour is available, and wayside interpretive panels assist in presenting background on the cemetery and notable individuals residing within. Special history walking tours of the cemetery are offered as well as lecture presentations
Many customers prefer to use our two "on-grounds" chapel spaces for holding memorial services. located near the front of the cemetery, the Francis Scott Key Memorial Chapel offers a unique traditional and historic option.
Check out our sister site www.MountOlivetVets.com which chronicles the lives of military men and women buried here in Mount Olivet.
Become a Friend Of Mount Olivet
The “Friends” group and related activities are designed to generate awareness, enthusiasm and fundraising opportunities through engaging and entertaining educational programs, special events and anniversary commemorations. Stewardship for the future of this hallowed ground is paramount, as we will continue to raise funds for signature reparation projects and increase our documented record through additional historical and genealogical research and documentation.