Nunhead Cemetery Annual Open Day

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article thumb - Historic hearse in front of the Anglican Chapel

Historic hearse in front of the Anglican Chapel


The hugely popular annual Friends of Nunhead Cemetery free Open Day will be held on Saturday, 18 May from 11:00 to 17:00

Date & time

Date:18 May 2024

Time:11am to 5pm

Event Details

Address:Nunhead Cemetery
Linden Grove

Post code:SE15 3LP

Tickets:Free - no booking required



Open hours:Satrurday, 18 May 20224 11:00 to 17:00


Various FONC and other community group/charity organisations stalls provide information/activities and sales related to the heritage and environmental objectives of the Friends of Nunhead Cemetery. Free conducted cemetery tours and crypt visits; plant and refreshment sales stalls; choirs/poetry/morris dancing; Horse drawn and historic motor hearses will promenade down the Main Avenue. Children's events include bug-hunting, badge making, clay modelling and, subject to confirmation, face painting . Craft demonstrations of woodland bodging, natural dyes etc take place.


By Bus:P12; 78

By Tube:n/a

By Train:Nunhead Station



Access for wheelchair usersAccess for wheelchair users

Adapted toiletAdapted toilet

Assistance dogAssistance dogs welcome

If steps outside no more than 3If steps outside no more than 3

Positive about disabledPositive about disabled people

Seat availableSeat available

All main paths wheelchair accessible.

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