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 

"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 13, 2018
Wedding

Our tips for an outdoor wedding venue

If you’re the outdoorsy type then what better way to start a new chapter in your life than with an outdoor wedding venue, look forward to […]
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 […]
exhibitions, walks and classes

Upcoming Events


  • October 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The ultimate death positive film. A story of unconventional love, life, and death way ahead of its time. Harold and Maude, Hal Ashby’s 1971 black comedy  explores existentialism and death, which protagonist Harold (Bud Cort) repeatedly courts throughout his friendship with 79-year-old Maude (Ruth Gordon). One of cinema’s angstiest characters, Harold sees himself through elaborate fake (more…)


  • October 26, 2019
    10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Discover a mindful approach to the art of photography in the stunning grounds of Arnos Vale Cemetery. Learn to look and really see! In this workshop you slow down and use photography, mindfulness, and walking in nature to look again at the world around you. You learn to take notice in the present moment, and (more…)


  • Classic Cemetery Tour 26th Oct
    October 26, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Come and join our expert guide for an informal Saturday afternoon ramble around our lovely cemetery at 1.30pm every Saturday from 9th March until November 30th 2019. This tour will vary from week to week depending on the weather and what you would like to see. The guide will tell you about the cemetery’s history, (more…)