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Preserving Sacramento's Historic City Cemetery

Old City Cemetery Committee Inc.
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Welcome to the website of the Old City Cemetery Committee, Inc., the 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to supporting Sacramento's beloved Historic City Cemetery!

Adorned with beautiful statues, dramatic markers, and lush gardens, the Sacramento Historic City Cemetery is an outdoor museum recording California history from the Gold Rush era through today. The OCCC is a group of volunteers dedicated to helping with the preservation and upkeep of the cemetery and its historical significance.

Our website has information on monthly tours (including our famous Lantern Tours), Memberships, and ways you can help the cemetery through donation or volunteering.

Sacramento Historic Old City Cemetery

1000 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818

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Winter (November through February): 7:00am - 5:00pm
Spring/Summer/Fall (March through October): 7:00am to 7:00pm

Lantern Tours 2023 - CALAMITY! Tour dates are October 13, 14, 20, & 21, 2023. Tickets go on sale September 1, at midnight. Click on image to buy tickets
Beautiful Gravestone Angel
Small mausoleum
Red brick gravestone
Roses and a grave stone

Recent News & Events

September 9, 2023
A Dozen Ways to Die
A Dozen Ways To Die, our annual plunge into the well of strange, wacky, wild and bizarre deaths.
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October 2023
Lantern Tours
The eternal residents of the 'Old City Cemetery' have eyewitness tales of Trouble to tell. Won't you join us?
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The Old City Cemetery Committee, Inc. is a public-benefit, non-profit organization devoted to the preservation, beautification, and maintenance of Sacramento's Historic Old City Cemetery. All donations go to help run our organization to bring awareness and restoration to Sacramento's historic cemetery.

headstone of a man