Tag:amenity=grave_yard

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Description
A place where people (or sometimes animals) are buried which is close to a place of worship. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Religion
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
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Wikidata
Status: de facto

To mark places where people, or sometimes animals are buried which is close to a amenity=place_of_worship.

Usage

For a burial ground which is separate from a place of worship for regular services use landuse=cemetery. You can add religion=* and denomination=* tags for more information.

The whole area or campus, containing the grave yard, the religious building (place_of_worship), buildings for staff residence or education, bell towers, workshops, etc., can be tagged landuse=religious.

Rendering

See also