As of June 1, 2021 – Updated Garden of Remembrance Protocols for Covid-19

Montgomery County, Maryland has removed limits on outdoor gatherings.

We are grateful that the Covid-19 pandemic is waning, and the vaccines are having a positive effect enabling the Garden of Remembrance Gan Zikaron Memorial Park to resume many of our practices to serve families and the community to the fullest. Following County, State and Federal Guidelines along with health authority advice and advisories, we have amended our guidelines. Click here for all of our guidelines.

Welcome to the Garden of Remembrance Memorial Park located in Montgomery County, Maryland

Spring time“In the opening of the buds and in the rebirth of spring, we remember them.” (Excerpt – Kamens &  Riemer)

Spring is here, with thousands of trees, shrubs, and flowers bursting with the vibrant colors of the season. Visit and take in the beauty of the present while you honor the memory of the past. While here, take a long walk through our spring landscape, bask in the bright clear light and warm sunshine amidst our peaceful setting in the beautiful countryside of Montgomery County.

We are the only non-profit, multi-congregational Jewish cemetery in the Washington area, providing members of Orthodox, Reform, Reconstructionist and Conservative congregations, and unaffiliated individuals, with the thoughtful support they need in difficult times.

If you haven’t visited our garden, arrange for a tour today. As a full-service partner to you and your family, we offer a wide selection of upright granite memorials, and granite or bronze foot markers, with the largest selection in the Washington DC area. We take pride in being able to care for all of your decision-making concerns, right here at the Garden. Our grounds are open every day except Shabbat and the first day of major Jewish holidays. For additional information and assistance call our experienced counselors at 301.428.3000.

Serving the Jewish Community and its Congregations – One Family at a Time


Friday, June 11
10:00 a.m.
Jaidon Joseph Smith

Monday, June 14
11:30 a.m.
Carla Gelband

2:00 p.m.
Carol Schulman



The Garden of Remembrance Memorial Park has become the first cemetery in Maryland to be certified as a Green Hybrid Burial Ground by the Green Burial Council (GBC). Read more…

Complimentary yahrzeit candles are available to take home for anyone visiting loved ones here at the Garden of Remembrance.
Just stop by the office!

To view burial sections for individuals
and families not affiliated with a
partner congregation, click here. 

We now offer online payments for your convenience:

Spring at the Garden of Remembrance

Spring & Summer

The Garden of Remembrance stands out in its natural landscaping of over 152 close-in acres in a rolling countryside setting. Read more»

A Fresh Snow


For all seasons, our Garden is a welcome place to remember your loved ones. Read more…»

Fall at the Garden of Remembrance


You’ll find a quiet view around every corner– rolling hills and wide open blue skies. See our photo gallery»