Registered Charity Number: 1156569
Photographs by Adrian Ashworth & Andy Hodgkinson
OCT - MARCH: 08:00 - 17:30
APRIL - SEPT: 08:00 - 21:00
PEACE GARDEN: 08:00 - 16:00
The cemetery is open all year including Christmas and the New Year.
Due to the temporary closure of the Ardsley Crematorium Reception office, the ordering of memorial plaques is suspended until further notice to reduce non-essential contact. Any orders placed prior to the closure will be fulfilled as soon as possible. Funerals and the booking of funerals are unaffected.
The Friends of Wombwell Cemetery will not be volunteering during the restrictions in order to keep volunteers and the community safe. Therefore, the Community Hub is closed until further notice. Regular patrols will continue to be carried out and the gates will be opened and closed as normal.
There are a lot of interesting graves, people, and stories here. Manchester United's Mark Jones, the story of the fallen angel, cricketer Roy Kilner...
Discover more on a guided tour!
Click Cyril's treehouse to go inside! He'll need a special password though, only found in our CemeTree Trail leaflet! Pick one up from the Hub on a Wednesday morning or get in touch!
"Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless."