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

June 15, 2016
selection of 4 winter wedding images, including underwood centre civil ceremony, just married couple kissing, the anglican chapel at night, and candles and marshmallows

Wedding Offers

Late Availability Weddings at Arnos Vale Although many weddings are planned over a year or more, if you’re just too excited to wait and want to […]
April 25, 2016

Spring event raises over £15K for cemetery fund

Invited guests including the Lord Mayor of Bristol, Councillor Clare Campion-Smith, High Sheriff of Bristol, Helen Wilde and Mayor George Ferguson, joined Arnos Vale for a […]
April 22, 2016

Arnos Vale nominated for cultural award

Four venues in Bristol have been shortlisted for a national competition to win the opportunity to work with leading contemporary artists. Clifton Suspension Bridge, Arnos Vale […]
exhibitions, walks and classes

Upcoming Events

  • 2pm show
    February 24, 2018
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • 4pm show
    February 24, 2018
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Following the critically acclaimed The Incredible Book Eating Boy, Bootworks present this brand new show. The Many Doors of Frank Feelbad is a show about bereavement for kids and their accompanying grown-ups. It follows Frank, an inquisitive chap with a big problem: he’s just lost his mum. Join Frank on his adventure to find her. There’ll be scavenger hunts (more…)

  • February 24, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

We are very much looking forward to welcoming Paul Kefford, an Independent Celebrant who, not only will be presenting “Putting the Fun back into Funerals” as part of our Life, Death (and the Rest) festival, but also a Death Cafe – a place to drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. Our aim is to increase (more…)

  • February 24, 2018
    8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Imagine experiencing Tim Burton’s Sleepy Hollow with your eyes, ears AND taste buds. Now you can, at our Life, Death (and the Rest) festival 2018. We are overjoyed to be welcoming Conjurers Kitchen to Arnos Vale this February. Tasty morsels are prepared to match certain scenes in the film and during the screening, the film (more…)