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Events at Arnos Vale

Arnos Vale has an exciting programme of events for 2013 and beyond. Visitors can take advantage of an ever-expanding range of exhibitions, self-guided trails, guided walks and events.

Events Coming Soon

Aug
29

Bat Walk


A dusk-to-dark adventure!
A dusk-to-dark adventure to see these amazing creatures flitting through the shadows. Join us in the cemetery and embark on a dusk-to-dark adventure in search of these elusive creatures.  Led by a local expert from Avon Bat Group usin... Read More...

Aug
30

Yoga for Health with John Irving


Anyone can do yoga!
 ‘Yoga for Life’ with John Irving ‘Come and enjoy giving some space and time to yourself within a tranquil and beautiful space surrounded by nature…’ There will be no class on Saturday 9th August, 16th August or 23rd Augus... Read More...

Aug
30

Taster Tour


Ideal for first-timers!
A whistle-stop introduction to Arnos Vale's history, varied landscape and people, all in just 45 minutes! Ideal for first time visitors, this shorter tour introduces the main landmarks, monuments and people to remember in Arnos Vale. Warm... Read More...

Sep
01

Akhanda Flow Yoga


You don't need to be bendy!
  Breaking news: you don't need to be bendy to do Yoga! Anyone can do Yoga - all you need is an open mind and an interest in this ancient discipline, which has been proven over millennia to lead people to happiness, ease a... Read More...

From underage conscripts to the war at home, discover the individual stories and sacrifices of wartime and visit the War memorials and family graves across the cemetery. A century on from the British into war in 1914, we visit some of the ... Read More...

Sep
13

Doors Open Day - Guided Tours


Doors Open Day 21st Birthday
Doors Open Day Tours A special one-off tour for Doors Open Day 2014, featuring the latest discoveries and developments in Arnos Vale Cemetery and giving an insight into life behind the scenes in this remarkable 45-acre green space, working... Read More...

Sep
13

Bristol Doors Open Day 2014


Explore behind the scenes and join in our Cider & Apple festival with craft displays, cider tastings, tours & fun apple activities for all the family, running throughout the day.
We open our doors to reveal the wonderful world of cider-making in our specially-themed Cider and Apple festival for Doors Open Day 2014. What to see and do:  Cider Crafts Arnos Vale has partnered with Bristol Cider Shop and friends... Read More...

Sep
18

Candlelit Yoga at Arnos Vale


The sense of calm
Everyone welcome to come and enjoy this peaceful practice Relax at the end of a busy week with gentle restorative yoga postures and guided meditation by candlelight in Arnos Vale’s atmospheric Anglican Chapel. Whether you’re looking fo... Read More...

Sep
19

Night at the Cemetery Tour


An evening view of the cemetery
  Soak up the gothic gloom and ethereal beauty of Bristol’s “Necropolis”. You’ll travel along paths overhung with creeping branches, descend into the mortuary crypt and listen out for things that go bump in the night.Places o... Read More...

Sep
20

Ceremonial Way Tour


Discover the main sites on Ceremonial Way
  Ceremonial Way Tour A fully accessible tour of the Ceremonial way - the main path and most prestigious graves of Arnos Vale, with stories of some of Bristol's historic inhabitants. Arnos Vale’s 45 acres of hillside paths can pro... Read More...

Sep
24

Night at the Cemetery Tour


A cemetery at night....
Soak up the gothic gloom and ethereal beauty of Bristol’s “Necropolis”. You’ll travel along paths overhung with creeping branches, descend into the mortuary crypt and listen out for things that go bump in the night.Places on this... Read More...

Sep
27

Makers of Bristol Tour - Marking Rajah day


Join our tour as we celebrate Rajah Day this weekend
Are you ready to meet your makers? The makers of Bristol, that is. From railways to reform, manufacture to mining, prisons to philanthropy, business to blitz, we introduce some of those Makers of Bristol from the past two centuries. From... Read More...

Oct
03

Owl Prowl


Discover the Arnos Vale owls with our local expert!
  Learn fascinating facts about native owls with Wild Owl expert Ian McGuire, while you scour the skyline, listen for owl calls and practice your own "Twit-twooo's. In the autumn, tawny owls advertise their presence in their territ... Read More...

Oct
04

Wonderful Women Tour


The importance of women in history
  Arnos Vale Cemetery is the place of remembrance for an estimated 160,000 women and girls from Bristol’s history. The lives of women in times past often elude the historic record. But where historical evidence ... Read More...

Oct
05

Arnos Vale Wedding Fayre


Beautiful Venue & Expert Suppliers
Come along to the Arnos Vale Wedding Fayre on Sunday 5th October from 3pm-7pm. Meet the BEST wedding suppliers in the South West area and discover new ideas for your wedding celebrations, get expert advice and see the beautiful venues we h... Read More...

Oct
08

The Bronte Season - Jane Eyre


The Bronte Season
“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” ? Cathy, Wuthering Heights Three talented sisters - Three captivating heroines - Three new adaptations! Whether you’re a hard-core Brontë fan or if you’ve never had the... Read More...

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” ? Cathy, Wuthering Heights Three talented sisters - Three captivating heroines - Three new adaptations! Whether you’re a hard-core Brontë fan or if you’ve never had the... Read More...

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” ? Cathy, Wuthering Heights Three talented sisters - Three captivating heroines - Three new adaptations! Whether you’re a hard-core Brontë fan or if you’ve never had the... Read More...

Oct
11

Yoga for Health with John Irving


Anyone can do yoga!
 ‘Yoga for Life’ with John Irving ‘Come and enjoy giving some space and time to yourself within a tranquil and beautiful space surrounded by nature…’ John continues this popular class on Saturday mornings. Just arrive read... Read More...

Oct
11

Great War Graves Tour


Marking the First World War Centenary
    Great War Graves Tour  A century on from the British into war in 1914, we visit some of the graves of service personnel and civilians from the Great War, at rest in Arnos Vale. Arnos Vale’s Great War memorial w... Read More...

Oct
11

The Bronte Season - Jane Eyre


The Bronte Season
“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” ? Cathy, Wuthering Heights Three talented sisters - Three captivating heroines - Three new adaptations! Whether you’re a hard-core Brontë fan or if you’ve never had the... Read More...

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” ? Cathy, Wuthering Heights Three talented sisters - Three captivating heroines - Three new adaptations! Whether you’re a hard-core Brontë fan or if you’ve never had the... Read More...

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” ? Cathy, Wuthering Heights Three talented sisters - Three captivating heroines - Three new adaptations! Whether you’re a hard-core Brontë fan or if you’ve never had the... Read More...

Oct
17

Night at the Cemetery Tour


We're even more amazing at night!!
Soak up the gothic gloom and ethereal beauty of Bristol’s “Necropolis”. You’ll travel along paths overhung with creeping branches, descend into the mortuary crypt and listen out for things that go bump in the night.Places on this... Read More...

Oct
18

Brodsky Quartet - Shostakovich Cycle IV


Stage 1V of the Concert
Shostakovich String Quartet No 10 in A flat String Quartet No 11 in F minor String Quartet No 12 in D flat The Brodskys continue their exploration of the Shostakovich Quartet Cycle with a sequence of quartets composed when the atrocities o... Read More...

Oct
19

Owl Prowl


Our last Owl Prowl with Ian!
Learn fascinating facts about native owls with Wild Owl expert Ian McGuire, while you scour the skyline, listen for owl calls and practice your own "Twit-twooo's.In the autumn, tawny owls advertise their presence in their territories by cal... Read More...

Oct
24

Our famous Cemetery at Night Tour


See our cemetery at night
Soak up the gothic gloom and ethereal beauty of Bristol’s “Necropolis”. You’ll travel along paths overhung with creeping branches, descend into the mortuary crypt and listen out for things that go bump in the night. Places on this ... Read More...

Oct
27

Bats about Arnos Vale


Discover our Arnos Vale bats
  Discover why Bats are brilliant, from pollinating plants to useful poo and pest control. Join this active tour and find out why Arnos Vale welcomes Britain's only flying mammal. Learn how you can encourage bats and then make some fa... Read More...

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FAVC

Final few tickets available for tonight's Bat Walk, the final walk of the season! Grab yours here: http://t.co/RnOPbdqVdQ
Our Autumn events programme will be published very soon. For a sneak peek, check out Arnos Vale's Eventbrite page! http://t.co/LR7IJBkw8c
Join the last Bat Walk of the season in Arnos Vale this Friday night, before the Autumn nights close in! Book here: http://t.co/RnOPbdqVdQ

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