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!"



    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"


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

  • September 29, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for a celebration of the life and work of Raja Ram Mohan Roy who is regarded as one of the Fathers of Modern Indian. About Rajah Rammohun Roy  Rajah Rammohun Roy (1772-1833) was an individual of truly global stature, and is buried at Arnos Vale. An extremely influential religious and political thinker, he coined (more…)

  • October 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Dwelling is a performance/installation using film, and live performance. Dwelling is about ghosts, ghost’s stories – things that dwell, in places, in time, and in people. Filmed at Poltimore House, a derelict mansion in Devon, the performance is inspired by ruins and ruination – insistent histories that haunt. The evening begins with a 15 minute (more…)

  • Bring your own chair ticket
    October 4, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:15 pm
  • Bring your own chair ticket with £1 donation
    October 4, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:15 pm
  • Deck chair ticket
    October 4, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:15 pm
  • Deck chair ticket with £1 donation
    October 4, 2019
    9:40 pm - 11:15 pm

In this cult classic, sweethearts Brad and Janet, stuck with a flat tyre during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a transvestite scientist. Shown outside in the heart of Arnos Vale, a national Heritage site within 45 acres of Autumnal woodland. We are offering two types of tickets this year; you can (more…)