Hillside I-III Mausoleum

Service charges are effective June 1, 2013 and are subject to change without notice. Prices of crypts, lots, niches, urn sites, urns, annual care and perpetual care furnished upon application. Please call one of our counselors for more information at 718.768.7300.

The Green-Wood Cemetery Office is closed for business in 2013 in observance of the following holidays: January 1, January 21, February 12, February 18, March 29, May 27, July 4, September 2, October 14, November 11, November 28 and December 25.

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Mausoleums, Niches, and Graves

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Community Mausoleums
Single (one entombment): $19,500 to $30,000
Double (two entombments): $29,400 to $62,000
Triple (three entombments): N/A
Quad (four entombments: $35,500 to $49,250

Niches: $1,850 to $13,500
Urn Sites: from $3,500
Urns: from $278
Cremation Accessories: from $74

Single Graves (up to three burials): $12,000 to $14,000
     Plus Foundation Cost: $683 to $806
Two Grave Lots (up to six burials): $24,000
     Plus Foundation Cost: $1,358 to $1,611
Three Grave Lots and Larger: from $12,000 per grave, plus foundation
Premium Single Graves (up to three burials): from $17,000, plus foundation
Premium Two Grave Lots (up to six burials): from $34,000, plus foundation
Premium Three Grave Lots and Larger: from $22,000 per grave, plus foundation
Sarcophagus Sites (378 sq. ft.): $160,000
Mausoleum Sites (756 sq. ft.): $320,000
Odd sizes or additions: Pro-rated

Charges for Opening Graves, Vaults, etc.

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Interments (Maximum depth including use of lowering device & grass lining)
Adult: $1,772.00*#
Children (10 years or less): $920.00*#
Saturday burials – extra charge: $320.00
     (additional charge for each half hour or portion thereof for arrival after 11:30 AM): $67.00
Wooden outer case or non-metal casket only – extra charge: $80.00
Additional charge for grave openings by hand when made necessary by the lot being enclosed (maximum depth): $598.00
Interment of cremated remains in customary container: $434.00*#
Interment of cremated remains extra depth: $494.00*#
Inurnment of cremated remains in niches, private mausoleums and recessed foundations: $196.00*#
Vaults, underground when covered by exposed slab: $809.00*#
Vaults, underground when covered by earth: $1,029.00*#
Tombs in side hills and above ground: $774.00*#
Sealing end catacombs: $239.00
Sealing side catacombs: $294.00
Opening and closing crypt (Community Mausoleums): $1,113.00*#
Use of Chapel: $224.00
Use of Shelter Tent: $107.00
Funerals arriving after 4 PM or waiting time over 30 minutes, for each half hour or portion thereof: $73.00
When necessary to raise remains an additional charge will be made:
     when remains are to be lowered into the same grave: $466.00
     when remains are disinterred to another location: $1,020.00
Receiving Tomb, for each body: $436.00
     Additional charge after 6 months for each 6 months thereafter: $149.00

Cremation Charges

Adults (includes use of Chapel for service): $429.00*
     Direct Cremation (no service, no family in attendance): $370.00*
     Direct Cremation using Alternative Container (no service, no family in attendance) $331.00*
Children (10 years or less) (includes use of chapel for service): $283.00*
     Direct Cremation (no service, no family in attendance): $245.00*
     Direct Cremation using Alternative Container (no service, no family in attendance): $219.00*
     (Metallic cases or metal-lined cases are prohibited)
Temporary storage of cremated remains for one month or less: $44.50
Disposal of cremated remains: $107.00
Shipping of cremated remains via registered mail: $42.50

Foundation Charges, including excavation

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Charge per cubic foot 5 feet through 8 feet deep: $43.25
Charge per cubic foot 9 feet deep: $44.75
Charge per cubic foot 10 feet deep: $47.75
Minimum charge – single graves: $683.00
Minimum charge – memorial proportioned for two graves: $1,358.00
Removal of old foundations, per cubic foot: $14.50
Labor charge, if necessary to remove and replace stones, per man, per hour: $33.00
     Minimum: $109.00

Foundations for monuments shall be built to the full depth of the grave or its equivalent if rock conditions exist.

Permit fee for additional inscribing of an existing monument, setting of stonework and repairs to existing stonework: $31.25

Miscellaneous Fees

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Registry of all instruments & certified transcripts: $20.50
Genealogical Searches:
     Burial listing, interment records, diagrams and other research
     $28.50 per half hour or part thereof: $28.50

Handling and sealing of liners: $210.00
Handling tablets for inscriptions (Community Mausoleums): $268.00**
Handling tablets for inscriptions (Columbarium Niches): $127.00**

* Includes $5.00 New York State Cemetery Vandalism and Abandoned Cemetery Property Fund.
** Actual cost of inscription not included.
# Includes $35.00 New York State mandated contribution to the Permanent Maintenance Fund of the Cemetery.