The Brookwood Cemetery Society Walks

Public guided tours around the cemetery are held by the Brookwood Cemetery Society on the first Sunday of every month from March to November. All monthly walks start at 2pm unless otherwise indicated.  Walks last around 90 minutes.  No booking is necessary – Just turn up and enjoy!

Meeting venue for Walks: Society lodge adjacent to the Cemetery Office at Glades House entrance, Cemetery Pales GU24 0BL For all guided tour enquiries including private tours please contact the Society.  Email: info@tbcs.org.uk

 

Sunday 7 April 2019:                        Before their time, Part I. 

Led by Barry Devonshire
Murder and tragedy featuring graves in the Non-Conformist part of the Cemetery

Sunday 5 May 2019:                         Pilots and Airmen. 

Led by Kim Lowe and Margaret Hobbs
Highlighting graves in the former Anglican Section.

Sunday 2 June 2019:                        Geology Walk.

 Led by Di Smith
Visit to both the South and North sections of the Cemetery.

Sunday 7 July 2019:                         Introductory walk.

Led by Society Committee Members.
North Cemetery (Non-Conformist side) Continuation of the introduction to Brookwood Cemetery covering the diversity of plots.

Sunday 4 August 2019:                    Railway Walk.

Led by Kim Lowe
Following the steps taken by a funeral procession, brought to the cemetery by funeral train.

Sunday 1 September 2019:              Symbolism.

 Led by Eileen Rogers & Margaret Hobbs
Explaining the meaning of the design, shape and depictions on memorials

Sunday 6 October 2019:                   Before their time, Part 2.

 Led by Barry Devonshire
Explore murder and tragedy in Victorian Society through people resting in the South Cemetery (Anglican Section)

 

Sunday 3 November 2019:               Boundary Walk

Led by Society Committee Members.
Trekking the boundaries of the Cemetery
(Good walking shoes advised)

Sunday 1 September 2019:              Symbolism.

 Led by Eileen Rogers & Margaret Hobbs
Explaining the meaning of the design, shape and depictions on memorials

Sunday 6 October 2019:                   Before their time, Part 2.

 Led by Barry Devonshire
Explore murder and tragedy in Victorian Society through people resting in the South Cemetery (Anglican Section)

Sunday 3 November 2019:               Boundary Walk

Led by Society Committee Members.
Trekking the boundaries of the Cemetery
(Good walking shoes advised)