Weird and Wonderful Day Out

Brompton Cemetery open day

The Friends of Brompton Cemetery

Brompton Cemetery


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Summer's strangest day out is here again. Brompton Cemetery's annual Open Day is on Sunday, July 18 from 11am till 5pm, offering variety of introductory and themed tours, plus a rare opportunity to visit the cemetery's catacombs.

There are also many free attractions, including exhibitions and organ recitals in the Chapel, a display of birds of prey, and children's activities (including Victorian hat making), together with stalls, souvenirs, publications and refreshments.

CEMETERY TOURS: Guided tours of the cemetery at 11.30, 12.45, 13.45, 14.30, 15.15 and 16.00, each lasting about 70 minutes; suggested donation £4 per tour.

CATACOMB TOURS: Guided tours of one section of the catacombs at half-hour intervals between 11.00 and 16.30, each lasting about 25 minutes; suggested donation £2 per tour.


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