Rock Around the Cemetery - Geology Walk - 2pm - Saturday 9th March

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Sheffield General Cemetery Trust

The Gatehouse

Cemetery Avenue

Sheffield

S11 8NT

United Kingdom

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This popular science tour, led by gologist Peter Kennett, gives a fascinating insight into the rocks and stones found in the Cemetery, its buildings and monuments. The tour ends at the Samuel Worth Chapel pop up cafe which is open until 4pm.

Suggested minimum donation of £3 per person. Book your free ticket here. Limited numbers so pre-booking is essential!

Dogs welcome - please ensure they are on a lead at all times.

Sensible footwear required, and please note that the Cemetery is located on a hillside with narrow paths.

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No minimum age but the tour is aimed at adults and is more suitable for children aged over 7.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event ?

No need to bring your ticket - we shall have your name on a list and you can be checked in when you arrive.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

On street parking on and around Cemetery Avenue close to the Gatehouse entrance. Nearest bus stops are on Ecclesall Road - Collegiate Crescent stop.


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Sheffield General Cemetery Trust

The Gatehouse

Cemetery Avenue

Sheffield

S11 8NT

United Kingdom

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