Guided tours of the Cemetery are available on the following Sundays in 2019: 10 and 24 March, 14 and 28 April, every Sunday during May, June, July and August, 8 and 22 September, 13 and 27 October and 10 and 24 November. 2020 dates will be confirmed soon.
The Sunday tours start at 2.00pm at the North Lodge Information Centre. The tours cannot be booked in advance, so please simply turn up on the day. An £8 donation is suggested to help us with our work in the Cemetery (please note that we are unable to take payment by card). We are a registered charity.
Please note that all tours listed below will start at the North Lodge information centre, unless otherwise stated.
We can on request, also arrange group or special interest tours on a wide range of topics relevant to people buried in the Cemetery. Refreshments can be provided on request. A minimum of ten people is usually required and a donation of £10.00 per person or £12.00 per person with refreshments is sought. Thus a minimum of £100.00 or £120.00 per group. Some examples of specialist tours:- Some Military Connections; Victoria Cross Holders; The Young, Gifted & Dead (includes a wide range of people who died before the age of 35); Artistic Connections (includes artists, models, art collectors and critics); Chelsea Football Club founder & early directors and Officials; Women buried in the Cemetery; Sportspeople. If interested please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
A wide range of other guided tours will take place during the year, including our popular catacomb tours, and more are in the planning stage. Please regularly check our events calendar for further details
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