a place to remember for all ages

Step into a secret world

Discover our unique heritage in the heart of Bristol, and 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!"



the perfect location for couples looking for that unique, outdoor, woodland wedding setting in Bristol

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"


A place to remember

Latest News

January 8, 2018
Life, Death and the Rest) logo 2018

Our Life, Death (and the Rest) event has been awarded Arts Council Funding

We are pleased to announce that our flagship event has been awarded funding from the Arts Council England – helping them to achieve their mission of […]
November 27, 2017
Robin at Arnos Vale

Christmas 2017 and New Year 2018 opening hours

Christmas 2017 and New Year 2018 opening hours Gift Shop and Office Hours: Friday 22nd December  – 10am to 4pm Saturday 23rd December – 10am to […]
November 23, 2017
Christmas Trees at Arnos Vale

Christmas Trees for sale

Back by popular demand!  Christmas Trees are on sale at Arnos Vale from the 29th November.  Prices are held for the sixth year in a row! […]
exhibitions, walks and classes

Upcoming Events

  • Classic Cemetery Tour every Sat at 1.30pm
    December 23, 2017 - May 12, 2018
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE, there will be no Saturday tours in January due to building works in the shop. Come and join our expert guide for an informal Saturday afternoon ramble around our lovely cemetery at 1.30pm every Saturday. This tour will vary from week to week depending on the weather and what you would like to (more…)

  • January 23, 2018
    5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
  • January 30, 2018
    5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
  • February 6, 2018
    5:15 pm - 6:30 pm

Yoga for Beginners:  5 week course starts 9th January (ends 6th Feb) For the body:  yoga develops strength, flexibility and stamina For the mind:  yoga brings about concentration and clarity of thought For the emotions:  yoga helps us to withstand the stresses and strains of daily life For the soul:  yoga creates a relaxed awareness that encourages compassion Zoë (more…)

  • January 23, 2018
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • January 30, 2018
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • February 6, 2018
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • February 13, 2018
    6:30 pm - 7:15 pm

Bring out the Tigger in you! Jumpfit Classes with Abbey Come along and join the new fun way to keep fit!  Classes begin at 6.30pm on Tuesday evenings and last for 45 minutes. Rebound your way to fitness to music on kangoo jump boots (provided).  HIT and body conditioning intervals too.  Basically – it’s the (more…)