“A Monument is a true reflection of a life well lived.”

Styles of Mausoleums

Mausoleums come in various styles to suit different preferences and needs. Here are some popular styles:

Private Family Mausoleums

Private family mausoleums are custom-built structures designed to house multiple family members. These mausoleums offer privacy and a dedicated space for family memorialization, often featuring intricate architectural details.

Community Mausoleums

Community mausoleums are larger structures that accommodate multiple individuals or families in separate niches. They provide an affordable option for above-ground burial while maintaining a dignified and respectful environment.

Garden Mausoleums

Garden mausoleums are outdoor structures that blend seamlessly with the surrounding landscape. These mausoleums can be customized with various materials and designs, offering a serene and natural setting for memorialization.

Individual Mausoleums

Individual mausoleums are designed to honor a single person, providing a private and secure resting place. These mausoleums can be personalized with detailed inscriptions and decorative elements.

Memorial Accessories for Mausoleums

To enhance the beauty and personalization of mausoleums, various accessories can be added. Ohio Monuments offers a range of memorial accessories, including:

Stained Glass Windows

Stained glass windows can be incorporated into the design of the mausoleum, adding a touch of color and artistry. These windows can feature religious or personal themes, creating a unique and beautiful tribute.

Memorial Benches

Memorial benches can be placed near the mausoleum, providing a space for visitors to sit and reflect. These benches can be inscribed with meaningful messages or family names.

Bronze Doors

Bronze doors add an elegant and secure entrance to the mausoleum. These doors can be customized with intricate designs and inscriptions, enhancing the overall appearance of the structure.


Landscaping elements such as flowers, shrubs, and pathways can be designed around the mausoleum, creating a serene and beautiful environment for remembrance.

Frequently Asked Questions about Mausoleums

What are mausoleums?

Mausoleums are structures designed to house the remains of one or more individuals above ground. They provide a secure, private, and dignified resting place, often featuring intricate architectural details and custom designs.

How do I choose the right style for a mausoleum?

Choosing the right style depends on personal preferences, the number of individuals to be memorialized, and the desired appearance. Ohio Monuments offers various styles and works closely with families to select the most fitting option.

Can mausoleums be customized?

Yes, mausoleums can be fully customized with different designs, materials, and accessories. Ohio Monuments collaborates with families to create a unique and personalized tribute.

Are mausoleums allowed in all cemeteries?

While most cemeteries allow mausoleums, it’s important to check with the specific cemetery for any regulations or restrictions. Some cemeteries have guidelines on the size and style of mausoleums permitted.