a place to remember for all ages

Step into a secret world


Discover unique heritage in the heart of Bristol

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!"

Vikki

Weddings at Arnos Vale

Image from Stu Tucker Photography

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"It was more amazing than we could have imagined. The ceremony was absolutely perfect and I‘m still feeling the emotions welling up!"

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"

M.G.

A place to remember

Latest News

December 22, 2019
Thee Spielman Centre in Autumn

We’re on the search for a Fundraising Officer

This is an exciting time to join a developing team to shape fundraising at Arnos Vale. The role will play a key part in meeting the […]
December 22, 2019
The view into Arnos Vale with setting sun

Christmas opening times

What a year it’s been at Arnos Vale! Amongst other things we were recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best […]
December 17, 2019

Get toasty – firewood for sale

Warming winter firewood is on sale now from the grounds of beautiful Arnos Vale! Drop by the shop at the East Lodge on the Bath Road […]
exhibitions, walks and classes

Upcoming Events


  • March 2, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • March 9, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • March 16, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • March 23, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
  • March 30, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Suitable for beginners and those with experience.  Please bring your own mat. Website: shunayoga.co.uk  Email: shunayoga@gmail.com or call 07463 964119 for more information A friendly, informal class designed for those of you that are at a desk bound for most of the day. Start your evening treating those postural habits of hunching with the back, straining (more…)


  • March 2, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • March 9, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • March 16, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • March 23, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • March 30, 2020
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

A fun and effective dance cardio workout inspired by the joyful, energetic sounds of Charleston, Swing, Gospel, Electro Swing And Hot Jazz SwingTrain is the little fitness brother of Swing Patrol, one of the leading Swing Dance schools in the UK. Capturing the joy and community of swing dancing, using swing moves and the music everyone loves (more…)


  • March 5, 2020 - March 8, 2020
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Life, Death (and the Rest) is our annual 4 day event of talks, walks, workshops and film that supports a growing social movement talking about death, and how we remember our loved ones. Kate Cherrell kicks of the festival with a Memento Mori: Victorian Mourning Jewellery talk. From elaborate hair wreaths to enormous brooches and (more…)