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.
"Bristol's hidden gem. We love nothing more than going for a walk at Arnos Vale and the kids love exploring!"
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.
"It is the best example of a cemetery I know and I'm glad Arnos Vale are looking after my loved ones"
- October 25, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
The Unnamed return to the Anglican Chapel at with Shadows Over Improv, another night of brilliant improvised theatre inspired by cult cosmic horror writer HP Lovecraft. You don’t need to have heard of Lovecraft to be transported by their theatrical rendering of a story, created entirely spontaneously from an audience suggestion. Besides the on-stage players, (more…)
- October 26, 2018
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Stories of Strong Women focuses on amazing journeys. As part of Bristol’s Literature Festival we welcome coach, author and stand-up comedian Becky Walsh to interview a fabulous female panel, including historian Lucienne Boyce (author of The Bristol Suffragettes), writer and explorer Jacki Hill-Murphy, biographer and backpacker Jean Burnett, and Charmaine Lawrence: entrepreneur, self-help writer and music artist. Expect laughs as well as literature during this thought-provoking debate on (more…)
- October 26, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
As part of ‘Women On The Move’ event for Bristol Litfest we are proud to put on our Wonderful Women Tour. The lives of women in times past often elude the historic record. But where historical evidence can be found, the lives they led and the contributions they made to society make for compelling stories. At Arnos (more…)