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Bohemian National Cemetery of Chicago


Events of Interest





May 8, 2016

Mother's Day Service


CSA Join Hands Volinteer Day

May 22, 2015 Flag Placement
May 25, 2015 Memorial Day Remembrance
May 31, 2015

Tour of the Tombstones    1 PM Friends of the BNC

July 12, 2015
Annual Summer Picnic Noon to 4:00pm
1:00 PM Dedication of  Eastland Memorial
at BNC, Section 16





Links of Interest





Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago


Czech & Slovak American Genealogy Society of Illinois


CSA Fraternal Life


American Sokol


Friends of Bohemian National Cemetery













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Bohemian National Cemetary is pleased to introduce our extended family pet cremation service. With our service you are able to contact us to pick up your pet locally or deliver the remains to us directly at our office at 5255 N. Pulaski Road in Chicago. You can also inquire about a beautiful urn to place the cremated remains in. All cremations are handled individually with with a general turn around time of about 48 hours. Please call us for pricing.





Mother's Day Service
Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 11:00 am

Refreshments in Gatehouse; Wreath laying at Mother Statue at 11 am






Flag Placement
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 10:00 am

Help us decorate the cemetery for Memorial Day ~ meet in the office





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Memorial Day Remembrance
Monday, May 25, 2015 at 9:00 am

          Gather for refreshments at the Gatehouse and parade to the Crematorium/Columbarium for a memorial with speakers and music




Tour of the Tombstones
Sunday, May 31, 2015

            We will be offering 2 tours, the first from 10am - 12pm and the second from 1pm - 3pm, both tours lead by professional guide Albert Walavich. Discover the history, art and architecture of Bohemian National Cemetery, one of only two Chicago cemeteries listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Pre-registration is not required; just meet us at the Gatehouse. Cost for members is $10 and for non-members $15, and includes refreshments in the historic gatehouse after each tour. For more information contact info@friendsofbnc.org







Vice-President's Picnic


Eastland Memorial
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Noon - 4:00pm

         Bring the family to the cemetery and enjoy the afternoon under the trees. Food, bakery and beverages will be available for purchase, as well as Friends of BNC books and gifts. Music will be provided.  1 pm Dedication of the Eastland Memorial at BNC Section 16.



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