Cemeteries of the City of Brussels

The City of Brussels has 4 cemeteries (graveyards) and a morgue.

  • Cemetery of Brussels
    Avenue du Cimetière de Bruxelles - 1140 Brussels (Evere) - 02 702 91 80
  • Cemetery of Laeken
    Parvis Notre-Dame - 1020 Brussels (Laeken) - 02 478 04 43
  • Cemetery of Neder-Over-Heembeek
    Rue François Vekemans - 1120 Brussels (NOH) - 02 268 47 22
  • Cemetery of Haren
    Rue de la Paroisse - 1130 Brussels (Haren) - 02 215 52 60

The municipal morgue is accessible from Monday till Sunday from 8 am till 4 pm.

  • Morgue
    Rue Montserrat 31 - 1000 Brussels - 02 513 82 88

The cemeteries are accessible each day from 8:30 am till 4 pm (last access at 4 pm, closure at 4:30 pm). The 4 cemeteries of the City of Brussels are closed on 25 December and 1 January.

Please note that on 1 and 2 November, the cemetries are open from 8 am to 6 pm (last access at 5:30 pm).

The Laeken cemetery and the cemetery of Brussels also have an electric cart. Thus, people with reduced mobility can visit the whole site. Families with small children may also use the carts.

Three brochures with historical facts, anecdotes and visuals provide a handy guide for visiting the Laeken Cemetery, the galleries of the Laeken Cemetery and the Cemetery of Brussels. Audio guides (in French and Dutch) are available as well at the entrance of these cemeteries (free of charge).

Each cemetery has his own guard who is at the service of visitors.

Parcs et jardins de la Ville de Bruxelles - Cimetière de Laeken (in French)

Parcs et jardins de la Ville de Bruxelles - Cimetière de Bruxelles (in French)

Facebook page of the cemeteries of the City of Brussels: