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!"

Vikki

 

    Weddings at Arnos Vale

"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

July 31, 2018
Ceremonial Way

Why is the grass long in Arnos Vale Cemetery?

If you’ve visited the cemetery recently then it may not have escaped your attention that in some areas the grass has become rather long. It’s true […]
July 2, 2018
Day of the Dead Gromit

Time for tea Gromit?

Our Gromit is here! Find our Day of the Dead inspired Gromit, grab a cuppa from Kates Kitchen cafe and enjoy the sunshine… The Gromit Unleashed […]
May 18, 2018
The Rillington Place Murders

Challenge your perspectives with Funzing talks

We are very proud to be hand picked by Funzing for a series of incredible talks, starting with The Rillington Place Murders on Thursday 24th May. […]
exhibitions, walks and classes

Upcoming Events


  • November 21, 2018
    9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • November 28, 2018
    9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • December 5, 2018
    9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • December 12, 2018
    9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • December 19, 2018
    9:30 am - 10:30 am

Block booking £40 (£8/class) or drop in is £9 (please contact Caroline on  07889969050 to check availability for drop in as classes fill up quickly). 1-1’s are also available on request Suitable for all ages, levels and abilities-beginners to intermediate. All mats and equipment are provided. To book a drop in/ block book space please contact (more…)


  • November 22, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A renegade retelling of Edgar Allan Poe’s twisted tale. Two performers dismember the process of adaptation by re-imagining a macabre classic with the cheekiest of glints in their eyes. An enigmatic writer has adapted Poe’s original story and handed scripts over to two performers who are now taking merciless liberties with the words – like a madman (more…)


  • November 23, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Have you ever walked around a cemetery or graveyard and thought ‘I wonder how they died?’ Well, now’s your chance to find out. Then follow it with an indoor screening of this Tim Burton Christmas classic in our candlelit Anglican Chapel. On the tour you’ll hear about man-made deaths like a fatal stabbing or unsolved (more…)