a place to remember for all ages

Step into a secret world


Discover unique heritage in the heart of Bristol

Enter 45 green acres of spectacular Victorian Garden Cemetery. Find out more about the history of the city, told in a leafy and tranquil setting , rich in architecture, fascinating trails and nature walks.

Arnos Vale Discovery Trail...

"Bristol's hidden gem. We love nothing more than going for a walk at Arnos Vale and the kids love exploring!"

Vikki

Weddings at Arnos Vale

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"It was more amazing than we could have imagined. The ceremony was absolutely perfect and I‘m still feeling the emotions welling up!"

Arnos Vale Weddings...

a place to remember for all ages

Our Cemetery Services

A tranquil resting place in a vibrant landscape

 Arnos Vale has been re-established as a serene final resting place, a beautiful natural landscape, and a welcoming location that encourages visitors to celebrate life and remember those who’ve passed.

Our Cemetery Services...

"It is the best example of a cemetery I know and I'm glad Arnos Vale are looking after my loved ones"

M.G.

A place to remember

Latest News

November 15, 2019
Anglican Chapel at Arnos Vale Cemetery

Caretaker vacancy

Due to our continued growth as an award-winning heritage attraction and venue, we’re looking to hire a caretaker to join us at Arnos Vale and help […]
August 21, 2019
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24hr Culture Flash Sale returns to Bristol and Bath

Experience incredible arts and culture at the click of a button and save money too. There are heaps of shows, events, exhibitions, workshops, gigs, talks, plays […]
August 12, 2019
The shop at Arnos Vale

Can you help us create a warm welcome?

We’re on the search for an exceptional individual to join us as a Shop Manager. Could you be the right person to help develop our shop […]
exhibitions, walks and classes

Upcoming Events


  • November 7, 2019 - November 16, 2019
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Returning for their 4th year following three sell-out Gothic Horrors, Red Rope Theatre are back at the Anglican Chapel with a murderous tale. Adapted by Award Winning Writer Matt Grinter, ‘Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’ is a dark psychological thriller filled with repression, liberation, addiction, and malice. In an attempt to free his darker nature without suffering the consequences (more…)


  • November 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Meet Your Maker is a free event bringing together local designer-makers, appealing to those gift seekers that are looking for something fabulously different. An opportunity to meet the designer or maker, learn more about where the products are from and maybe even commission something bespoke.  There will be jewellery, prints, clothes and even pet accessories (more…)


  • Morbid Curiosty Tour 17/11
    November 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosity Tour 22/11
    November 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosity 30/11
    November 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Have you ever walked around a cemetery or graveyard and thought ‘I wonder how they died?’.  Well now’s your chance to find out. This November hear about drownings and hangings, murder and unfortunate accidents, a ‘crinoline death’, diseases of the past such as cholera and smallpox, childbirth complications and fatal childhood diseases. Bring a torch (more…)