Yarborough Cemetery

Belize City

A narrow graveyard between two roads where you'll see the graves of early citizens of Belize who were not prominent enough to be buried in the nearby St John's Cathedral.

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Nearby Belize City attractions

1. St John's Cathedral

0.18 MILES

Immediately inland of Government House stands St John's Cathedral, the oldest Anglican church in Central America. It was built by slave labor between 1812…

2. Government House

0.23 MILES

Fronting the sea down at the end of Regent St, this handsome two-story wooden colonial mansion served as the residence of Britain's superintendents and…

3. Hindu Temple


Right in downtown, this simple Hindu temple serves Belize's small but growing Indian community.

4. Battlefield Park

0.48 MILES

Battlefield Park is on the right across from the Court House. It's always busy with vendors, loungers, con artists and other slice-of-life segments of…

5. Court House


You can’t miss the prominent Court House on Regent St, built in 1926 as the headquarters for Belize’s colonial administrators to replace an earlier wooden…

6. Swing Bridge

0.57 MILES

This heart and soul of Belize City life, crossed by just about everyone here just about every day, is said to be the only remaining manually operated…

7. Image Factory

0.57 MILES

The country's most innovative and exciting art gallery stages new exhibitions and hosts regular book launches, usually of work by Belizean artists…

8. Fort George Lighthouse

0.64 MILES

This diminutive lighthouse guides boats into Haulover Creek and was constructed with funds from the estate of Baron Bliss, who is buried at its foot.