Opened in 1837, the cemetery contains 64 listed monuments of outstanding architecture. Burials include Mrs Beaton (of cookery book fame), Sir Henry Doulton (pottery), Sir Henry Tate (English Sugar Merchant, Art Patron and public benefactor). Artists include David Roberts and architects include William Burges. There is a special Greek section with 17 listed tombs.
Free entry. Suggested donation for tour £1.
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West Norwood Cemetery is open to the public daily. Guided tours are run by the Friends of West Norwood Cemetery on the first Sunday of every month.
Venue Details & Map
West Norwood Cemetery
Norwood RoadLondonSE27 9JU
- +44 (0)20 7926 7900
- Public transport:
- Rail: West Norwood;Bus: 2, 68, 196