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

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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

August 21, 2019
Flash sale logo

24hr Culture Flash Sale returns to Bristol and Bath

Experience incredible arts and culture at the click of a button and save money too. There are heaps of shows, events, exhibitions, workshops, gigs, talks, plays […]
August 12, 2019
The shop at Arnos Vale

Can you help us create a warm welcome?

We’re on the search for an exceptional individual to join us as a Shop Manager. Could you be the right person to help develop our shop […]
July 3, 2019
Community garden 2019

A new garden in Arnos Vale Cemetery for our community

Exciting changes are underway near the Totterdown boundary of Arnos Vale, where our Estate Team and volunteers have created a new Community Garden. The area of […]
exhibitions, walks and classes

Upcoming Events


  • February 14, 2020
    8:15 pm - 10:00 pm

The soundtrack is fabulous and Leonardo DiCaprio & Claire Danes do a wonderful job of portraying the young lovers. Come see this classic Shakespearean romantic tragedy, on Valentines eve in our romantic Anglican Chapel. FILM TICKETS £10 BAR OPEN 5.30pm START TIME 8.15pm RUNNING TIME 120 mins RELEASE DATE 1996 GRADING  12 DIRECTOR Baz Luhrmann If you like this event (more…)


  • Story Session One
    February 17, 2020
    10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Story Session Two
    February 17, 2020
    11:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Story Session Three
    February 17, 2020
    1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Take an wander with the Nut Brown Hares.  Explore this gorgeous story and discover the ways the hares find to explain how much they love each other. A well-loved classic told in the beautiful outdoors. Follow the story and join in with the actions then make something lovely to take home. Kids will have fun, (more…)


  • February 20, 2020
    1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

We are training up another team of 8-12 year olds in crime scene investigation! Come and put your sleuthing skills to the test – and pick up some new ones by joining our age appropriate workshop. We will work through an investigation together – You’ll keep your CSI suit at the end along with some (more…)