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"
- April 10, 2019
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Does your little one love the great outdoors? Bring them along to a play in the fall woods with loads of Easter themed activities to keep them entertained. They can make create easter decorations, explore the woods, dig in the mud, create with natural materials and make lots of things to take home Session is (more…)
- April 10, 2019
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Learn how to make a fantastic Den out of natural and man made materials. Discover techniques to build a sturdy woodland shelter. Explore ways to tie knots and engineer structures. Tickets are per person. Each person attending requires a ticket Session is led by Forest School Leader Janine Marriott. Meeting point is Spielman Centre but all activities (more…)
- Forest Fun
April 11, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cooped up indoors, bored of the cold? Not at Arnos Vale. Kids can come and learn some fab bushcraft skills in our wonderful outdoor centre. Your child will have a great time discovering practical outdoor skills of fire craft in a wonderful woodland setting. They will learn important safety skills in a fun way. Kids (more…)