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The free tour is fantastic. Lovely woodland

A beautiful and peaceful cemetery. The Friends of Nunhead Cemetery give an excellent free tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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Great for a walk

Beautiful old cemetery to walk around and have some quiet contemplation. I recently watched a film... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Isobel T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful and peaceful cemetery. The Friends of Nunhead Cemetery give an excellent free tour (check their site for details). Very interesting and informative. Such a beautiful place!

Thank s0phC0l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful old cemetery to walk around and have some quiet contemplation. I recently watched a film here too during the Nunhead free film festival, was a great evening.

Thank Isobel T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Surprised to see an "open" day at a cemetery bso went along to see what was happening. It was a fate and really enjoyable with singers in the old ruin, beautiful horses, plant and flower sellers, talks and more.

Thank edwardospeals
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Such a great few hours learning about the history of our city through the tour of the graves of the musical artists here at Nunhead. The tales involved rags to riches to rags again; murder and accidental deaths. All good. 12 year old son enthralled....More

1  Thank 102Nicki
Reviewed 4 June 2018

A really nice place to spend a day out. Loads of things of interest to see from the grave stones and monuments with historic enscriptions to the curn out chapel that you can walk around. We met a few interesting folk along the way and...More

Thank ColinD1308
Reviewed 27 May 2018

It seems almost macabre to be writing once again a review of something so closely associated with death, and also to be giving it a 5* rating (I last reviewed this place in April 2017). But Nunhead Cemetery in Nunhead in South London is such...More

6  Thank Brian T
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Visited again for the open day and did a tour of the crypt which is usually closed. Also did the guided tour which h is very informative. It lasted 1 hour but the guide said that the tours they do once a month are a...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Nunhead Cemetery is the second largest of the magnificent seven Victorian cemeteries. It contains many crumbling graves and statues, and an area known as the Dissenters' Triangle; the name pretty much explains it. It is also a local nature reserve with woodpeckers, owls, bats, foxes,...More

Thank Pierre J
Reviewed 3 May 2018

...I can see why people come here. We had loads of time to use before going to an appointment - decided to wander round here and see a grand Victorian cemetery. It didn't disappoint. The grandeur was everywhere, from the entrance to the headstones and...More

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

One of the great Victorian cemeteries. Restoration work in progress. Great Atmosphere, a time and place to reflect!!

Thank Ron D
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