The Great Sheffield Flood Tour of Sheffield General Cemetery

Event information

Date: Sat, 16 March 2024 - Sun, 17 March 2024

Time: Saturday 11am Sunday 11am and 12pm

Cost: £5 + Booking fee

Type: Guided walk , History & Heritage


Discover the stories of Great Sheffield Flood victims buried at Sheffield General Cemetery.

Please meet at The Gatehouse, Cemetery Avenue, S11 8NT.

The Samuel Worth Chapel will be open for our Great Sheffield Flood exhibition and sound installation, cafe and book shop from 11-4pm.


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
No minimum age but the tour is aimed at adults and is more suitable for children aged over 11. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No need to bring your ticket – we shall have your name on a list and you can be checked in when you arrive.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
On street parking on and around Cemetery Avenue close to the Gatehouse entrance. Nearest bus stops are on Ecclesall Road – Collegiate Crescent stop.