Swan Point is pleased to offer a variety of settings to memorialize your loved one who chooses to be cremated.
A columbarium is a structure containing vaults lined with recesses or niches for cinerary urns. You may choose inurnment in a niche in one of our three Columbaria. These niches are available in the interior of the Columbarium, or in the exterior walls facing the gardens. READ MORE
An additional alternative is the scattering of remains in Memorial Grove, a lovely outdoor, park-like area highlighted by a megalith. Memorialization on a common ledger stone is included with scattering. READ MORE
For those who prefer an outdoor setting, the Garden Columbarium offers granite-fronted niches built into a wall that surrounds the garden. READ MORE
This rustic gazebo is located in the historic section of the cemetery. This tranquil location, with its sweeping views of the Seekonk River has been dedicated to cremation burial. Each cremation lot will accommodate two individuals. Small upright markers reminiscent of older historic lots memorialize those buried at The Stranger’s Rest. READ MORE
Urn and Keepsake Pendants
To remember your loved one in a very special way, we offer a selection of cremation keepsake pendants, lockets and urns. READ MORE
Traditional Earth Burial
Many families still prefer to memorialize the cremated remains of their loved ones through disposition in a grave site.
Stained Glass Windows
Another option for memorialization is to have a loved one’s name inscribed on a stained glass window in one of our chapels or columbaria.
— EVERY LIFE IS WORTH REMEMBERING —
585 Blackstone Boulevard
Providence, RI 02906
HOURS OF OPERATION
Office: Mon – Fri 8:30am to 4:00pm
Cemetery Grounds visiting hours:
April 1 – September 30
8:00am to 7:00pm
October 1 – March 31
8:00am to 5:00pm
The cemetery observes the following holidays:
New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. – Birthday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Victory Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans’ Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day
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