Northern Maine Veterans' Memorial Cemetery System

Veterans' Memorial Cemetery Caribou, ME Veterans' Memorial Cemetery Caribou, ME

Address

Northern Maine Veterans Cemetery
37 Lombard Rd.
Caribou, ME  04736

Phone

(207) 492-0577

Fax

(207) 492-0339

Operating Hours

Summer Hours:  May 1 to November 15, 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday.  Open on weekends.

Winter Hours:  Same hours as above, however, the cemetery is closed for in-ground burials from November 15th to April 30th.

General Information

15-20 minute Committal Services are held on the hour: 9:00, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 1:00 and 2:00.  Cremation niche burials take place year round.  Casketed burials are available only from May to October.  Design capacity is: 20,000 casketed burials. *Please note that the winter schedule may differ due to extreme conditions.

Site-specific features

Feature Yes/No
Memorial Walkway No
Garden of Remembrance/ MIA memorial Yes
Avenue of Flags Yes
Granite wall directory No
Committal Service Building (room) Yes
Committal Shelter Yes
Military Museum Display No
Cremation Columbarium Yes
Carillon Yes
In Ground Crypt Yes

Directions:

Take U.S Route 1 north to Caribou. Take a Left onto route 164 at the Caribou Inn. Follow route 164 through Caribou and towards Washburn (about a mile after leaving the downtown area). Take a right on Lombard Road after Noble Trucking, go 1/8th of a mile, entrance on right.