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Victorian perambulations at Reading Old Cemetery- A family event!

Heritage Open Days 2022

Sun 11 Sep, 1400-1600.

Wear your best Victorian attire and marvel at the natural beauty & wildlife wonders of this Victorian garden cemetery.

Prize for the best costume.


Encounter the eccentric Victorian botanist, the hard working pauper from the local workhouse, a founding member of the local co-operative movement, the courageous suffragist & the brave WWI correspondent.
Meet the dedicated conservation group that tirelessly work to preserve the site.

At 1530 join the greatly-anticipated Victorian outfit competition by the arch.

NO parking*
NO toilets on site
YES to marvel at the natural beauty

*easily accessible by the local omnibus service