Effective Monday, October 16, 2023, the Rural Cemetery office will be closed to public access in preparation for building renovations.  All cemetery in person business will be done at the Department of Public Infrastructure, 1105 Shawmut Ave., New Bedford, MA 02746 at the front counter.

If you have questions or concerns, feel free to contact the Cemetery Division at 508-979-1550 ext. 67304 or by email at nbcemetery@newbedford-ma.gov