Tours


  • MMM tour 14/10
    October 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • MMM tour 20/10
    October 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • MMM tour 21/10
    October 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • MMM tour 27/10
    October 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • MMM tour 28/10
    October 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Uncover some of the more unusual and outrageous stories ‘buried’ in Arnos Vale on our Murder, Mayhem and Mystery Tour. Our expert guide will share stories of murder, rioting, adultery and more on this evening tour. You will visit beautiful memorials in our amazing listed landscape and hear terrible tales and sinister stories.  Please bring (more…)


  • October 18, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

We are delighted to be collaborating with Bristol Literature Festival to bring you our popular Wonderful Women Tour. Arnos Vale Cemetery is the place of remembrance for an estimated 150,000 women and girls from Bristol’s history and this tour aims to tell some of their stories. The lives of women in times past often elude (more…)


  • October 19, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Tip-toe through the tombs of this wonderful wooded necropolis and journey into the underworld of cultures from across the world. For example, find out what links the gravestones here to epic myths from ancient Egypt and India. Or encounter the Mexican Day of the Dead in this most appropriate of settings. A short level walk (more…)


  • October 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Come join us for the third annual ‘Bats Ball’; a celebration of all things Gothic. This year, we have two optional tours, ‘Morbid vs Macabre’ on offer, included in your ticket price. We’ll have added décor, ‘selfie spots’ and a little run of official merchandise! Also, at long last, the cemetery gods have spoken and (more…)


  • Morbid Curiosity Tour 14/10
    October 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosity 20/10
    October 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosity 21/10
    October 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosity Tour 27/10
    October 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Morbid Curiosty Tour 28/10
    October 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Have you ever walked around a cemetery or graveyard and thought ‘I wonder how they died?’.  Well now’s your chance to find out. This October hear about drownings and hangings, murder and unfortunate accidents, a ‘crinoline death’, diseases of the past such as cholera and smallpox, childbirth complications and fatal childhood diseases. Bring a torch (more…)


  • Morbid Curiosity Daytime tour 20/10
    October 20, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Have you ever walked around a cemetery or graveyard and thought ‘I wonder how they died?’.  Well now’s your chance to find out. This is a rare daytime telling of this story, but it is still all about death. This October hear about drownings and hangings, murder and unfortunate accidents, a ‘crinoline death’, diseases of (more…)


  • Classic Cemetery Tour 2nd Nov
    November 2, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 9th Nov
    November 9, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 16th Nov
    November 16, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 23rd Nov
    November 23, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Classic Cemetery Tour 30th Nov
    November 30, 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…)