West Cemetery guided tours
INCLUDES ENTRANCE TO EAST CEMETERY
Our wonderful volunteer guides bring the cemetery alive with fascinating stories of its history and occupants. The tour lasts around 70 minutes and is in English. Tours take place even if it’s raining. Paths are steep and sometimes muddy so please do wear appropriate footwear.
Photography is allowed with a hand-held camera for personal use only. No tripods. No filming. No food or drink. Strong winds or icy conditions may require us to cancel the tour for safety reasons. If we are forced to cancel you will receive a full refund.
Adults £14; Children 8 to 17 £7. Unfortunately we cannot accommodate children under 8 on the tour. The ticket price includes entrance to the East Cemetery on the day of your tour, or valid for a month. Tickets are not refundable or exchangeable.
Note: Karl Marx is buried in Highgate Cemetery East; his grave is not visited on this tour. George Michael's grave is not visited on the tour. Tour content varies. If you are interested in a particular grave, please ask before buying your ticket.
At present because of coronavirus, tours are limited to 10 people and we ask that you wear a face covering whilst on the tour (unless exempt). Larger parties will need to split themselves in smaller groups to book.
Please see here for our Coronavirus safety measures.