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

March 23, 2018

Arnos Vale Wedding Fair- Sunday 25th March

Join us at Arnos Vale on Sunday 25th March for our wedding fair! As you arrive through our gates you’ll find a world full of wedding delights. Step […]
January 25, 2018
Immortelle

Immortelles and inspirations: a logo for Life, Death (and the Rest)

The creation of a logo is a delicate process with lots of tweaks and discussions but it needs to start with an idea.  Our inspiration for […]
January 8, 2018
Life, Death and the Rest) logo 2018

Our Life, Death (and the Rest) festival has been awarded Arts Council Funding

We are pleased to announce that our flagship event has been awarded funding from the Arts Council England – helping them to achieve their mission of […]
exhibitions, walks and classes

Upcoming Events


  • December 7, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:40 pm

Ferrell stars as Buddy, a regular-sized man who was raised as an elf by Santa Claus (Edward Asner). When the news is finally broken to Buddy that he’s not a real elf, he decides to head back to his place of birth, New York City, in search of his biological family. It’s magnificently silly, yet (more…)


  • December 7, 2019
    8:10 pm - 10:20 pm

Only the hardest of hearts could fail to enjoy the great 80s action classic, rereleased for its 30th anniversary last year: with uproarious explosions, deafening shootouts and smart-alec tag lines following the bad guys getting shot. Don’t forget your torch, and a fluffy blanket (it can get a little chilly in the Chapel) FILM TICKET: £10 (more…)


  • December 8, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for a seasonal tour of Arnos Vale to tell the wood from the trees, without any leaves! Winter can be a tricky time of year to identify trees, when many native species have shed their autumnal leaves and bare branches stretch to the sky. But without the distraction of their leafy crowns it (more…)