On June 7, 1875 the City of Ann Arbor adopted an ordinance taking control of the Fifth Ward Cemetery. Renamed to Fairview Cemetery, during the August 1, 1898 Council meeting, the cemetery is an 8.65 acre cemetery, located on at the intersection of Kellogg Street and Wright Street near the Huron River.
Rules and Regulations
Information about the use of the cemetery and decoration of gravesites is available on the Rules & Regulations page.
There are still well over 100 full burial sites available at Fairview Cemetery. For more information about costs and how to purchase a lot, please see the Prices & Arrangements page.
The Cemetery is divided into 26 sections, with an on-site sign providing reference for visitors. For help on locating a specific burial location, please contact the City Clerk's Office.