Arts & Crafts

Arnos Vale will be holding a series of arts and crafts workshops from drawing & painting workshops through to bird box making and family activities. Based in the Anglican Chapel or inside the Spielman Centre there are many activities and workshops coming up for you to join!


  • Sculpture Tour
    September 17, 2017
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Sculpture on Sunday September 17th at 2-00pm Discover beautiful carved memorials, their symbolic meanings and the stone-carvers behind them. The Victorian era saw a flowering of memorial art, with a range of different symbols and styles carved in stone. Arnos Vale has over 50,000 graves, two dozen listed structures and a number of contemporary memorial (more…)


  • Well Words 17/09
    September 24, 2017
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us for therapeutic creative writing in beautiful Arnos Vale Cemetery. Use a range of creative materials and technique to explore yourself through a relationship with the environment. Arnos Vale is a listed landscape with 2 lovely peaceful listed chapels and an amazing 45 acre outdoor setting.  Enjoy this amazing setting and write creatively. Tickets (more…)

Event Phone: 0117 9719117


  • October 8, 2017
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Come along, everyone welcome – FREE entry all day!! 11.00am – 3.00pm Once again we’ll be opening our doors and inviting Bristol’s newly engaged couples along to Arnos Vale to gather ideas and meet our hand picked selection of local wedding suppliers who can provide the perfect service to make your wedding day extra special. (more…)


  • Creepy Kids Tour
    October 21, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Find out the dark side of Arnos Vale. Discover nocturnal creatures, hidden histories and tall tales.  Enjoy a history and wildlife walk with games and a treasure hunt. Dress up as your favourite Halloween creature, spook or character. Suitable for 5+.  Each child requires a ticket for this tour, all children must be accompanied by (more…)


  • Creepy Kids Tour
    October 21, 2017
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Find out the dark side of Arnos Vale. Discover nocturnal creatures, hidden histories and tall tales.  Enjoy a history and wildlife walk with games and a treasure hunt. Dress up as your favourite Halloween creature, spook or character. Suitable for 5+.  Each child requires a ticket for this tour, all children must be accompanied by (more…)


  • October 23, 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am

STOMPING STORIES – Have fun, plays games, get out and about with a popular story and crafty activity.  What will the Funnybones family get up to in a cemetery? Explore this brilliant tale by the amazing Janet and Allan Ahlberg at Arnos Vale. Discover the world of the Funnybones family and their adventures in a (more…)


  • October 23, 2017
    11:15 am - 12:00 pm

STOMPING STORIES – Have fun, plays games, get out and about with a popular story and crafty activity.  What will the Funnybones family get up to in a cemetery? Explore this brilliant tale by the amazing Janet and Allan Ahlberg at Arnos Vale. Discover the world of the Funnybones family and their adventures in a (more…)


  • Creepy Kids Tour
    October 27, 2017
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Find out the dark side of Arnos Vale. Discover nocturnal creatures, hidden histories and tall tales.  Enjoy a history and wildlife walk with games and a treasure hunt. Dress up as your favourite Halloween creature, spook or character. Suitable for 5+.  Each child requires a ticket for this tour, all children must be accompanied by (more…)


  • Creepy Kids Tour
    October 27, 2017
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Find out the dark side of Arnos Vale. Discover nocturnal creatures, hidden histories and tall tales.  Enjoy a history and wildlife walk with games and a treasure hunt. Dress up as your favourite Halloween creature, spook or character. Suitable for 5+.  Each child requires a ticket for this tour, all children must be accompanied by (more…)


  • December 3, 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free entry all day! Showcasing a host of local craft and produce suppliers from our region alongside some fantastic family fun. Please note that there will be NO PARKING on site for visitors, however there will be limited parking at Bath Road Studios. Please use public transport, walk, cycle or find an alternative way of (more…)