Welcome to the Website
of the Sheffield General Cemetery Trust
The Sheffield General Cemetery Trust is a registered charity (no. 1103158) dedicated to promoting and restoring the Cemetery and to protecting it as a unique heritage site and haven for wildlife. The Cemetery is located in Sharrow in the city of Sheffield, UK and is open all day and everyday.
The site contains information about our public events, burial research service, volunteering and information about the Cemetery’s amazing wildlife and rich history. If you want to show your support for us you can join us as a member and be the first to receive our newsletters before anyone else!
As well as attending some of our events to learn about the Cemetery’s history you can also gain a deeper understanding of the Cemetery through reading our books which are available to purchase.
We host many history, nature and craft events each year.
Find out more by visiting the events page – the next two events are :
Saturday 9th December at 1.00 to 3.00
Christmas Wreath Making
Get creative and make your own beautiful festive Christmas wreath with natural materials sourced from the Cemetery woodland.
Children can have festive fun too making Christmas decorations and writing a letter to Santa. The Samuel Worth Chapel is the ideal place to get into the mood for Christmas. You’ll enjoy a complimentary glass of mulled wine or hot drink and our pop-up cafe will be offering a range of seasonal snacks and refreshments. Tickets for this event to be booked through Ticket Source.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
This event is hosted at the Samuel Worth Chapel