West Norwood Cemetery

 
 
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Norwood Road, SE27 9JU 
 
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Opened in 1837, West Norwood Cemetery contains 64 listed monuments of outstanding architecture. Burials include Mrs Beaton (of cookery book fame), Sir Henry Doulton (pottery), and Sir Henry Tate (English sugar merchant, art patron and public benefactor). Artists include David Roberts and architects include William Burges. There is a special Greek section with 17 listed tombs.

 

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Flexistay Aparthotel Tooting London
Flexistay Aparthotel Tooting
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel
268 Franciscan Road, SW17 | 2.7 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
Located in central London, Flexistay Aparthotel is near the airport and close to All England Tennis Club, Wimbledon Centre Court, and No. 1 Court, Wimbledon. Nearby ...More
 
 
 
ibis Styles London Croydon London
ibis Styles London Croydon
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £33  27% off
585-589 London Road, CR7 | 2.9 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
ibis Styles London Croydon is located in central Thornton Heath, close to Croydon University Hospital, Selhurst Park Stadium, and Crystal Palace Stadium. Nearby points of interest ...More
 
 
 
Church Street Hotel London London
Church Street Hotel London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £58  23% off
29-33 Camberwell Church Street, SE5 | 3 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
Billing itself as 'a Spanish Americana oasis in the heart of downtown South London', the Church Street Hotel is certainly unique and boutique-y. Frida Kahlo stares ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Parks and Gardens nearest West Norwood Cemetery

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Nunhead Cemetery London
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Nunhead Cemetery
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Linden Grove, SE15 | 3.2 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
Nunhead Cemetery is a 52 acre Victorian burial ground situated on a hill four miles south of Central London. A ruined Gothic chapel overlooks a large ...More
 
 
 
Tibetan Peace Gardens London
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Tibetan Peace Gardens
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 4.4 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
Buddhist garden in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum. Located in the ground of the Imperial War Museum, lies this fitting tribute to peace and the ...More
 
 
 
Wimbledon Common London
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Wimbledon Common
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Wimbledon, The Parkside, SW19 | 5.5 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
Huge, wild common on the edge of London. For those who really want to shake off every last vestige of the city and head for an endearing ...More
 
 
 
 
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Dulwich Picture Gallery London
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Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 | 23 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ...More
 
 
 
Brixton Windmill London
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Brixton Windmill
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Windmill Gardens, Brixton Hill, SW2 | 33 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
Brixton Hill was still relatively rural when the Brixton Windmill was built in 1816 by John Muggeridge and Sons and the area remained largely agricultural until ...More
 
 
 
Horniman Museum London
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Horniman Museum
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
100 London Road, SE23 | 37 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
Victorian tea trader Frederick John Horniman collected specimens and artefacts from his travels around the world in the 1860's. His personal collection became the foundation of ...More
 
 
 
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Events near West Norwood Cemetery

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Sequence Dancing London
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Sequence Dancing
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 30th December 2013 to 26th May 2014 - 11am-1pm
Nettlefold Hall, 1-5 Norwood High Street, SE27 | 1 minute from West Norwood Cemetery
...More
 
 
 
Classic Film Screenings London
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Classic Film Screenings
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 28th April and Monday 26th May 2014 - 1.30pm-4pm
Nettlefold Hall, 1-5 Norwood High Street, SE27 | 1 minute from West Norwood Cemetery
An opportunity to view classic films....More
 
 
 
Ballroom Dancing London
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Ballroom Dancing
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 31st December 2013 to 27th May 2014 - 2pm-3pm
Nettlefold Hall, 1-5 Norwood High Street, SE27 | 1 minute from West Norwood Cemetery
...More
 
 
 
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Ritzy Cinema London
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Ritzy Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW2 | 2.1 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
If the Ritzy were a cat, it would have used up most of its nine lives. The cinema started life in 1910 as the Electric Pavilion, ...More
 
 
 
Banana Cabaret London
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Banana Cabaret
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
77 Bedford Hill, Balham, SW12 | 2.1 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
It's worth venturing all the way to Balham for this comedy club - it's a class act. The legendary Banana Cabaret has run every Friday and ...More
 
 
 
Hootananny Brixton London
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Hootananny Brixton
London > Entertainment > Pubs
95 Effra Road, SW2 | 33 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
Hootananny Brixton is the sister venue to one of the Scottish Highlands' most successful venues, Hootananny in Inverness. Revamped and refurbished, it's fast-establishing itself as one ...More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near West Norwood Cemetery
Moxon's London
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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
149 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 2 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
This East Dulwich branch of Moxon's fishmongers in Lordship Lane is a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced fish and is regarded as one of the best ...More
 
 
 
Simon Carter Crystal Palace London
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Simon Carter Crystal Palace
London > Shopping > Menswear
71 Westow Street, SE19 | 26 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
Founded by a businessman of the same name in the 1980s, Simon Carter is a menswear retailer known especially for their accessories such as cufflinks, ...More
 
 
 
The Bookshop London
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The Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
1 Calton Avenue, SE21 | 30 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
Hazel Broadfoot's and Julian Toland's run a superb, high class bookshop in the heart of Dulwich Village. All the staff have a real enthusiasm, thirst for ...More
 
 
 
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The Rosendale London
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The Rosendale
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
65 Rosendale Road, SE21 | 9 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
The winner of the Time Out Award for Best Gastropub 2007 is indeed a truly splendid restaurant, with a short menu of hip modern cuisine made ...More
 
 
 
Bubbas Restaurant London
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Bubbas Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Caribbean restaurants
7a Station Rise, SE27 | 11 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
Caribbean Cuisine...More
 
 
 
Café Rouge - Dulwich London
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Café Rouge - Dulwich
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
84 Park Hall Road, Dulwich, SE21 | 11 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
With a combination of delicious food, great wines and a real ambience, Café Rouge has embodied the style and je ne sais quoi of French dining ...More
 
 
 
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Education near West Norwood Cemetery

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Music Everything Ltd London
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Music Everything Ltd
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Parchmore Place, CR7 | 2 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
This popular, affordable music school delivers short and intensive part time courses in music production/technology, sound engineering, vocal techniques and keyboard/guitar/dj skills. They also have studios to ...More
 
 
 
The Wine and Food Academy London
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The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 2.2 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ...More
 
 
 
Le Club Tricolore London
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Le Club Tricolore
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 2.8 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
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Dulwich Croquet Club London
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Dulwich Croquet Club
London > Leisure > Games
Burbage Road, SE21 | 21 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
A million miles away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford Circus, the peace and quiet of leafy Dulwich is a great place to enjoy a ...More
 
 
 
Herne Hill Velodrome London
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Herne Hill Velodrome
London > Leisure >
Burbage Road, SE24 | 25 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
One of the oldest cycling tracks in the world, the Herne Hill Velodrome was built way back in 1891 and still hosts regular training for local ...More
 
 
 
Brockwell Lido London
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Brockwell Lido
London > Leisure >
Lido Park Gardens, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 30 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
This excellent community sports facility was built by the London County Council in 1937. And, after a period of closure, Brockwell Lido re-opened in July 2007. ...More
 
 
 
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The Rosendale London
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The Rosendale
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
65 Rosendale Road, SE21 | 9 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
The winner of the Time Out Award for Best Gastropub 2007 is indeed a truly splendid restaurant, with a short menu of hip modern cuisine made ...More
 
 
 
The Crown & Sceptre London
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The Crown & Sceptre
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2A Streatham Hill, SW2 | 25 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
Pub ...More
 
 
 
The Crown & Greyhound London
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The Crown & Greyhound
London > Nightlife > Pubs
73 Dulwich Village, SE21 | 27 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
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Ritzy Cafe London
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Ritzy Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 2.1 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ...More
 
 
 
Champagne & Fromage London
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Champagne & Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, SW9 | 2.1 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
Champagne & Fromage Brixton opens on 8th October 2013. Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles ...More
 
 
 
Plan B London
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Plan B
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
418 Brixton Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 2.3 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
With an exciting new music programme and creative team behind its new look and identity, including Kate Moross (one of London's most exciting young creatives, and ...More
 
 
 
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The Boiler House: Battersea Power Station London
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The Boiler House: Battersea Power Station
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gate 2, 188 Kirtling Street, Battersea, London SW8 | 3.7 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
The Boiler House benefits from being at the heart of one of London's best loved and iconic landmarks, Battersea Power Station. This temporary structure within the ...More
 
 
 
Tate Britain London
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Tate Britain
London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 4.2 miles from West Norwood Cemetery
Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people....More
 
 
 
Dulwich Picture Gallery London
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Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 23 minutes from West Norwood Cemetery
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ...More
 
 
 
 

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Destiny 2 Education Project (Ages 5-16 Years)
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2014 

Nettlefold Hall 1 minute walk from West Norwood Cemetery

An educational event for children....More

Master Painting: The Portrait: Course
Exhibitions | On 19th April 2014 

Dulwich Picture Gallery 23 minutes walk from West Norwood Cemetery

Six-week course led by Benjamin Senior....More

Hockney, Printmaker
Hockney, Printmaker
Exhibitions | Until 11th May 2014 

Dulwich Picture Gallery 23 minutes walk from West Norwood Cemetery

Following on from the Royal Academy's focus on his landscape paintings last year, the Dulwich Picture Gallery exhibition reveals ...More

 
Dulwich Picture Gallery
Exhibitions | Until 30th December 2014 

Dulwich Picture Gallery 23 minutes walk from West Norwood Cemetery

The gallery was designed by Sir John Soane with an extension by Rick Mather and houses a magnificent collection of ...More

Rosco Levee & The Southern Slide
Concerts | On 19th April 2014 

The Grape & Grain 1.4 miles from West Norwood Cemetery

The five-piece, originating from Kent, perform a mix of rock'n'roll and blues....More

Wah Wah Takeover
Concerts | On 19th April 2014 

Hootananny Brixton 1.69 miles from West Norwood Cemetery

Wah Wah 45s return to the Hootananny once again for an eclectic selection of live music with sounds ranging from ...More

Subtropix
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th April 2014 

White Horse 1.74 miles from West Norwood Cemetery

Residents Rebel Sonix and Moniker play bass, hip hop, reggae, dancehall, funk, soul, disco, house, drum'n'bass and trap....More

Bryan Alexander: Whisper Of The Stars: Traditional Life In Arctic Siberia
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014 

Horniman Museum 1.91 miles from West Norwood Cemetery

Photographs providing an insight into the lives of the Chukchi, Dolgan, Even, Khanty, Komi, Nenets and Nganasan people, exploring themes ...More

Extremes
Extremes
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Horniman Museum 1.91 miles from West Norwood Cemetery

The Horniman Museum's latest exhibitions takes visitors on an expedition to see how animals and plants survive in extreme heat, ...More

 
At Home With Music
At Home With Music
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

Horniman Museum 1.91 miles from West Norwood Cemetery

At Home With Music is a new display at the Horniman Museum that brings together highlights of the keyboard instrument ...More

 
 
 
 
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