Cemeteries

Choose a cemetery to access its section map and contact details. If the cemetery you are looking for is not listed, please contact us for further assistance.

Choose a cemetery to view its section map and contact information. If the cemetery you’re interested in is not listed, feel free to reach out to us for further assistance.

Choose a cemetery to view its section map and contact information. If the cemetery you’re interested in is not listed, feel free to reach out to us for further assistance.

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  • Mangotsfield
  • Mayshill
  • Shirehampton
  • South Bristol

Barry Cemetery

Barry (Merthyr Dyfan) Cemetery, nestled in the town of Barry in South Wales, has been a cornerstone of the local community since the late 19th century. Perched atop a hill, it offers panoramic vistas of the surrounding landscape.

Established in 1888 under the name Barry Cemetery, it underwent a renaming in 1953 to Barry Merthyr Dyfan Cemetery, paying homage to the nearby parish of Merthyr Dyfan. Spanning approximately 18 acres, the cemetery is subdivided into distinct sections, accommodating Anglican, non-conformist, and Jewish burials within its consecrated grounds.

Address

Merthyr Dyfan Cemetery, Cemetery Rd, BARRY CF62 8BP

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri     08:00 – 16:15

Sat-Sun     08:30 – 16:15

Telephone

Barry (Merthyr Dyfan) Cemetery Section Map

Western Cemetery

Western Cemetery, located in Cardiff, South Wales, is a significant burial ground established in July 1936. It offers a variety of burial options, including lawn memorials, traditional graves, and spaces for cremated remains.

Catering to diverse preferences, Western Cemetery also meets specific cultural needs. It provides traditional memorials for Muslim, Greek Orthodox, and Jewish burials, and includes a dedicated Jewish prayer house. As one of Cardiff’s largest cemeteries, it features a peaceful garden designated for the scattering of cremated remains.

Address

Western Cemetery, Cowbridge Road West, Ely, CARDIFF CF5 5TG

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri     08:30 – 18:00

Sat-Sun     09:30 – 18:00

Telephone

Western Cemetery Section Map
Cathays North Cemetery

Cathays North Cemetery, located in the Cathays area of Cardiff, Wales, boasts a rich historical legacy. Established in 1859 to accommodate the city’s growing population, it was meticulously designed to provide a serene and aesthetically pleasing final resting place.

Covering approximately 110 acres, the cemetery is thoughtfully divided into distinct sections. These include a consecrated area for Church of England burials, a non-conformist section, and a dedicated space for Jewish interments. The grounds feature a variety of graves, monuments, and mausoleums, many of which are of significant historical and architectural importance.

Address

Allensbank Road, Heath, CARDIFF CF14 3QY

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri     09:00 – 17:45

Sat-Sun     10:00 – 17:45

Telephone

Cathays North Cemetery Section Map
Cathays South Cemetery

Established in 1859, Cathays Cemetery (South) is one of Cardiff’s oldest burial grounds, serving as the final resting place for individuals from diverse backgrounds, including notable figures in the city’s history.

Spanning approximately 110 acres, Cathays Cemetery features a picturesque landscape with lush lawns, mature trees, and intricate tombstones. Within its tranquil confines lie numerous graves, reflecting Cardiff’s multicultural heritage. From grand Victorian monuments to modest headstones, the cemetery displays a wide range of memorial styles and architectural motifs, offering insights into the evolving funeral traditions and design sensibilities of its time.

Address

Fairoak Road, Cathays, CARDIFF CF24 4PY

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri     09:00 – 17:45

Sat-Sun     10:00 – 17:45

Telephone

Cathays South Cemetery Section Map

Northern Cemetery

Northern Cemetery is located near the expansive Thornhill Cemetery, one of Cardiff’s largest and fastest-growing burial grounds.

This new site is expected to provide burial space for the next 35 to 40 years, complementing Thornhill Cemetery and meeting the city’s increasing demand for burial plots.

Address

Thornhill Rd, CARDIFF

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri     09:00 – 17:00

Sat-Sun     Closed

Telephone

Northern Cemetery Section Map
Thornhill Cemetery

Opened in August 1952, Thornhill Cemetery, along with its accompanying crematorium inaugurated the following year, is a prominent burial ground in the Thornhill area of Cardiff. Featuring two chapels, Wenallt Chapel and Briwnant Chapel, this distinguished cemetery offers various sections for different types of graves, including eight Gardens of Remembrance designated for the scattering of cremated remains.

Recognised for its excellence, Thornhill Cemetery won the prestigious Cemetery of the Year award in both 2019 and 2020, bestowed by the Memorial Awareness Board. As one of Cardiff’s largest burial grounds, it handles over 3,000 cremations and approximately 700 burials annually. Expanded in 2021, Thornhill Cemetery now provides burial space for an additional 35 to 40 years, addressing the city’s growing needs.

Address

Thornhill Rd, CARDIFF, CF14 9UA

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri     09:00 – 17:45

Sat-Sun     10:00 – 17:45

Telephone

Thornhill Cemetery Section Map
Pantmawr Cemetery

Pantmawr Cemetery, located in Whitchurch, Cardiff, opened in July 1931 to meet the city’s increasing need for burial space. Also known as Whitchurch Cemetery, it serves the local community in Whitchurch.

To address the ongoing demand, the cemetery was expanded in 2005, ensuring its continued capacity to accommodate burials. Currently, it is estimated to have about 14 years of available space remaining. In 2010, a refurbishment project was undertaken to restore aging stonework throughout the grounds.

Pantmawr Cemetery also contains memorials commemorating the lives of 16 individuals who perished during the Second World War.

Address

Pantmawr Cemetery, Pantmawr Road, CARDIFF CF14 7TD

Opening Hours

Mon-Sun     09:30 – 17:45

Telephone

Pantmawr Cemetery Section Map
Penarth Cemetery

Penarth Cemetery opened in 1903 after the Penarth Urban District Council acquired the land. Initially spanning 5 acres, the cemetery expanded in 1923 with the addition of adjacent land.

Since its inception, the cemetery has hosted over 11,000 burials and remains open for full interments until its capacity is reached. Among its solemn landmarks, Penarth Cemetery honors the memory of 13 individuals who perished during World War I and 39 from World War II.

Address

Penarth Cemetery, Castle Ave, PENARTH CF64 3QY

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri     08:30 – 18:00

Sat-Sun     09:00 – 18:00

Telephone

Penarth Cemetery Section Map