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Guided History Tour of Sheffield General Cemetery

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Sheffield General Cemetery

The Gatehouse

Cemetery Avenue

Sheffield

S11 8NT

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Ever wanted to learn more about Sheffield's history? Why not start with a fascinating glimpse into Sheffield's Victorian past on our guided tour of this Grade II* listed historic cemetery. Meet the residents who shaped Sheffield's history, from Mark Firth and Samuel Holberry to the Cole Brothers and George Bassett, and many more. Discover the stories behind some of our 87,000 burials, see the French-inspired catacombs and the listed monuments & structures including the recently restored Samuel Worth Chapel, in this unique and historic Victorian landscaped 'Garden Cemetery'.

Sunday 6 May, starts 2pm from the Gatehouse, Cemetery Avenue (off Ecclesall Rd).
£3 per person, tickets must be pre-booked online via Eventbrite and your donation will be collected at the start of the tour. Limited numbers, pre-booking essential.
Complimentary refreshments served at the end of the tour.

Dogs welcome.

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Sheffield General Cemetery

The Gatehouse

Cemetery Avenue

Sheffield

S11 8NT

United Kingdom

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