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

January 23, 2017
The Anglican Chapel at Arnos Vale

Job opportunity – Estate Supervisor

A rare opportunity has arisen for an Estate Supervisor to join our team and help contribute to the ongoing development of the landscape and buildings at Arnos […]
December 14, 2016

Christmas Opening Hours

Christmas 2016 and New Year 2017 opening hours Gift Shop and Office Hours   Wednesday 21st December  – 10am to 4pm Thursday 22nd December – 10am […]
November 22, 2016
Christmas Trees at Arnos Vale

Christmas Trees for Sale from 30th November

Christmas Trees for Sale at Arnos Vale Back by popular demand!  Christmas Trees are on sale at Arnos Vale from the 30th November.  Prices are held […]
exhibitions, walks and classes

Upcoming Events


  • June 30, 2018
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Discover beautiful carved memorials, their symbolic meanings and the stone-carvers behind them. The Victorian era saw a flowering of memorial art, with a range of different symbols and styles carved in stone. Arnos Vale has over 50,000 graves, two dozen listed structures and a number of contemporary memorial sculptures on display in 45 acres of (more…)


  • July 6, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A chat show with a difference! Join Oscar Wilde as he interviews a leading celebrity of the Victorian era, recounts a story or two and invites his audience to get “Caught in the Act”. The show is presented by Don’t Go Into The Cellar! Theatre Company, the British Empire’s finest practitioners of theatrical Victoriana in a macabre vein. Acclaimed actor (more…)


  • July 7, 2018
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Happy 70th Birthday NHS! Find out how medicine has changed and improved. Learn about Victorian medicine and how it transformed Bristol and the world. From fresh water to forensics, childhood disease to Cholera, the discoveries of medical professionals saved many lives and along the way made Bristol one of the healthiest places to live. In (more…)