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Crypt icon.png Crypt
Skill(s) required:
Size: 3x5
Object(s) required:
Needs lighting?: No
Liftable?: No
Repaired with: Any Stone
Required by:
Required by: None


A Crypt icon.png Crypt is a High Soak Specialized Building with 1x floor of 3x6 (18x tiles total) and is generally used to to inter Skeleton icon.png Skeletons. Once a Skeleton has been interred within a Crypt it can no longer be Salvage icon.png Salvaged.


The Corpse icon.png Corpse of any pilgrim who has Permanently Died will decompose into a Skeleton icon.png Skeleton in about 24 hours. To make the most of your Inheritance is important to recover and protect the Skeleton of your ancestors. With the Larceny Skill learned, pilgrims can right-click and select "Desecrate" to permanently Destroy your Skeleton after a couple of Days, preventing you from Interring your Skeleton or Paying Respects. Desecrating a Skeleton will give you that Skeleton's Pilgrim's Skull icon.png Pilgrim's Skull but will leave Evidence Theft.png Larceny Scents. The best way to protect your Skeleton is to inter it under a Tombstone icon.png Tombstone or inside a Crypt icon.png Crypt. NOTE: A Skeleton can be Lift icon.png Lifted, but can NOT be loaded into Landcraft or Watercraft.

How to Inter your Pilgrim

  1. Build a Coffin icon.png Coffin.
  2. Lift icon.png Lift your Skeleton icon.png Skeleton and right-click in on the Coffin.
  3. Lift your Coffin and right-click the ground and select "Bury".
  4. This will Bury the Coffin and replace it with a Tombstone icon.png Tombstone.
WARNING! A Tombstone is subject to Grave Robbing - a criminal can Dig icon.png Dig up your Coffin and retrieve your Skeleton.
Method Pay Respects? Subject to Grave Robbing? Relative Safety
Uninterred Skeleton icon.png Skeleton No Yes Low
Uninterred Coffin icon.png Coffin No Yes Low
Tombstone icon.png Tombstone Yes Yes Moderate
Crypt icon.png Crypt Yes No High

Paying Respects

Interring a dead pilgrim, made from the same account as yours, allows you to Pay Respects to them once every 10 hours, by selecting the appropriate Any Flower icon.png Any Flower and right-clicking in on their Tombstone icon.png Tombstone or on the pedestal inside their Crypt icon.png Crypt. Each time you do this you will receive 10% of the difference between your Proficiency and theirs, based on the Flower you chose.

Flower Proficiency
Shooting Star icon.png Shooting Star Arts & Crafts icon.png Arts & Crafts
Red Rose icon.png Red Rose Faith & Wisdom icon.png Faith & Wisdom
Spring Beauty icon.png Spring Beauty Flora & Fauna icon.png Flora & Fauna
Turks Cap icon.png Turks Cap Hammer & Nail icon.png Hammer & Nail
Trout Lily icon.png Trout Lily Hunting & Hideworking icon.png Hunting & Hideworking
Lady's Slipper icon.png Lady's Slipper Law & Lore icon.png Law & Lore
Red Trillium icon.png Red Trillium Mines & Mountains icon.png Mines & Mountains
Flame Azalea icon.png Flame Azalea Sparks & Embers icon.png Sparks & Embers
Mayapple icon.png Mayapple Stocks & Cultivars icon.png Stocks & Cultivars
Wild Columbine icon.png Wild Columbine Sugar & Spice icon.png Sugar & Spice
Iris Prismatica icon.png Iris Prismatica Thread & Needle icon.png Thread & Needle
Devil's Wort icon.png Devil's Wort Natural Philosophy icon.png Natural Philosophy

NOTE: Currently there is no Flower that gives Cloak & Dagger icon.png Cloak & Dagger or Herbs & Sprouts icon.png Herbs & Sprouts.

Specialized Buildings

Specialized Buildings are buildings which generally must be built on Pavement and can be entered and but don't always not count as "inside". Generally these buildings can be Lock icon.png Locked.

Building Require Pavement? Inside? Floors Floor Size Primary Purpose Unique Structures Lockable?
Barn icon.png Barn No Yes 1 816 Tiles Housing Domesticated Animals Barn Stall icon.png Barn Stall Yes
Crypt icon.png Crypt No Yes 1 18 Tiles Inheritance Yes
Igloo icon.png Igloo No No 1 20 Tiles Hypothermia avoidance ???
Mine Entrance icon.png Mine Entrance Yes No up to 8 Mining Mine Support icon.png Mine Support, Miner's Support Beam icon.png Miner's Support Beam No
Town Church icon.png Town Church Yes ??? 1 63 Tiles Pushing back the Darkness Bench icon.png Bench Yes
Windmill icon.png Windmill Yes Yes 3 64, 42, 16 Tiles Milling Flour Yes

Game Menu
Build (B) ⇒Crypt (Y)