Sat, Apr 09|
The Notables of Hampstead Cemetery
In this beautiful cemetery in North London are some wonderful lives to hear about !
Time & Location
Apr 09, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
London, Fortune Green Rd, London NW6 1DR, UK
Just off Fortune Green in Camden lies a remarkable museum of people. Situated on a gentle hill with views of Windsor (if you climb a tree), Hampstead Cemetery holds the remains of some true icons and legends.
The Horn player who could play Mozart from memory whilst having a copy of Autocar magazine on his music stand. The guy who pioneered music for the masses. A woman who orchestrated a hugely important arts collective in Boston, Massachusetts. The author whose sci-fi novel is referenced in the Big Bang Theory.
Join Sheldon from CemeteryClub for his highly successful tour around Hampstead Cemetery and hear the life stories of the long gone!
'Sheldon's erudition and presentation skills are second to none. Looking forward to the next one! ' - Alison
'I had a great experience on this tour with Sheldon! What a unique experience and a great guide! Highly recommend!' - Blaxt
'Can’t recommend it highly enough - informative, quirky and a fantastic way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Sheldon brings the cemetery and its inhabitants alive.' - Steph D
All tours will start at midday (or thereabouts) to ensure that you don't have to travel during peak hours so that the risk of Covid exposure is kept to a minimum.
Meet by the Entrance Lodge for a 12pm start. Nearest station - West Hampstead Thameslink, where you can catch either the 139 or the 328 bus - it's a five minute journey to the cemetery.
Book your ticket now!