** Details for 2015 Open Days coming soon **
Sunday 3rd May 2009,
Tower Hamlets Cemetery Open Day
Come on down between 10am and 4pm and try your hand at some forgotten woodland crafts such as pole lathe
turning, green woodwork and willow weaving in the peaceful surroundings of this unique, inner-city Local Nature Reserve.
Other exhibits include a Bouncy Castle, live music, facepainting, and fun and games. Why not take a tour around the
Park in a Rickshaw.
Guided walks will also be offered during the day to take people around the park.
Food and refeshments will be available.
This is a guaranteed great family day out and all woodland craft exhibits are FREE!
Tower Hamlets Cemetery, Southern Grove, E3
Saturday 16th May 2009, Nunhead Cemetery Open Day,
Displays, Stalls, Plants & Publications for sale, Homemade Refreshments, Guided Tours & a bug hunt
for the kids.
Nunhead Cemetery, Linden Grove, London SE15
2009 details coming soon, West Norwood Cemetery Open Day
This will include a memorial service, tours, exhibition and a bookstall, Opens 10am.
West Norwood Cemetery, Norwood Road, SE27
Saturday 4th July 2009, Kensal Green Cemetery Open Day
Cemetery tours with a general introduction to Kensal Green. Catacomb tours of the vaults beneath the Anglican
Chapel. Specialist tours including The Great and the Good, and Ne'er-Do-Wells and the Friends' bookstall at the Anglican
Kensal Green Cemetery, Harrow Road, London W10
See pictures from the 2006 & 2007 open days.
2009 details coming soon, Lambeth Cemetery Open Day
Including many historic hearses and other vehicles, demonstrations of memorial masonry, stalls, exhibitions
of alternative coffins and electronic book of remembrance, rides in a motorcycle/sidecar hearse, organ recitals in the chapel,
and tours of the crematorium, opens 10.30am.
Lambeth Cemetery, Blackshaw Road, SW17
2009 details coming soon , Brompton Cemetery Open Day
Starts at 11 am and closes at 5 pm [last tour at 4 pm], guided tours of
sections of the catacombs, a guided walk focusing on military graves, a guided walk looking at the trees in the cemetery,
organ recitals in the church, displays of burial records, Victorian Funerary Jewellery, model hearses and funerary items,
children's activities and refreshments.
Brompton Cemetery, Old Brompton Road, SW10