About

Jonestown Memorial

The physical Jonestown Memorial site is located at Evergreen Cemetery, in  Oakland, California at 6450 Camden Avenue. The hours of operation are M-F, 9am-4:30pm.

Annual Memorial Services

To commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Jonestown, The Jonestown Memorial Committee (John Cobb, Jim Jones Jr. and Rebecca Moore) has organized A Celebration of Life. The event will be held  at Evergreen on Saturday, November 18, 2018 at 3:00 pm. The public is welcomed to attend. 

Memorial Plaques, Pillow and Benches

On May 29, 2011, The Jonestown Memorial Fund Committee (John Cobb, Jim Jones Jr., Fielding M. McGehee III) dedicated 4 memorial plaques and a landscaped enclosure. 


On November 18, 2018, the Memorial Committee (John Cobb, Jim Jones Jr. and Rebecca Moore) will unveil the completed site with updated plaques, a new dedication pillow and two newly installed benches. 

John Cobb

John Cobb interview with AP news