Opening Times

The cemetery park is open 24 hours a day every day of the year. The pedestrian, bike and wheelchair accessible gates on Hamlets Way and Cantrell Road are open 24 hours.
The vehicle gate on Southern Grove is open dawn until dusk.

Meeting Point

All events meet at the Soanes Centre
Southern Grove, London, E3 4PX unless otherwise stated.

Special Needs Access

The Soanes Centre is fully accessible and has a toilet for wheelchair users. The Cemetery Park paths are flat or very gently undulating, with firm surfaces and no mud or steep slopes. Please contact us if you need further help or information, or to book disabled parking.


Tube: Zone 2. Mile End and Bow Road tube stations and Bow Church DLR station are all nearby.
Bus: D6, D7, D8, 25, 277, 323, 339
Bus stops are located on Mile End Road or Burdett Road.
Santander Bikes: at Southern Grove, Knapp Road, Mile End Road, and Grove Road.

There is no general access parking in Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park. There is free parking on the local streets at weekends.

Click to download a map of the Cemetary Park