49-02 Laurel Hill Boulevard, Woodside, NY 11377
718-786-8000 | Fax 718-786-3584
Catholic cemeteries are holy places of prayer and remembrance. To preserve their sacred character admission to the grounds and buildings is granted to those who conduct themselves in accordance with their Rules and Regulations and act in concert with Catholic belief, tradition and decorum.
Calvary Cemetery is open for visitation every day at 9:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.Inclement weather, however, may restrict access to the cemeteries. If doubt exists, those wishing access to the properties for visitation purposes may always contact the cemetery office 718-786-8000.
Standard office hours at Calvary Cemetery
Monday thru Friday: 9:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
The cemetery office is closed on Sundays and major holidays as observed by Catholic religious practice and state and/or federal governments; in addition, no committal services take place on these days. If doubt exists, those wishing to conduct business at Calvary Cemetery may always make initial contact with that office by telephone.
Calvary Cemetery is located in the Woodside-Long Island City area of the Borough of Queens, New York. Because of the size of Calvary it is important to know which of the 4 subdivisions one intends to locate; the office is located in Second Calvary (see address below). The cemetery is easily reached from the Queensboro (59th Street) bridge, from the Robert F. Kennedy (Triboro) bridge, from the Brooklyn Queens Expressway (Route 278), and from the Long Island Expressway (Route 495).
2019 Holy and Holiday Schedule for office closings and no burial services is as follows:
- Solemnity of Mary – Tuesday, January 1
- Martin Luther King – Monday, January 21
- Presidents’ Day Monday, February 18
- St. Patrick’s Day – Sunday, March 17
- Memorial Day – Monday, May 27
- Independence Day – Thursday, July 4
- Labor Day – Monday, September 2
- Columbus Day – Monday, October 14
- Election Day – Tuesday, November 5
- Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 28
- Christmas Day – Wednesday, December 25