Join us for a fascinating glimpse into Sheffield's Victorian past on our guided tour of this Grade II* listed historic cemetery. Meet the residents who shaped Sheffield's history, from Mark Firth and Samuel Holberry to the Cole Brothers and George Bassett, and many more. Discover the stories behind some of our 87,000 burials, the French-inspired catacombs, and the listed monuments and structures in this unique and historic Victorian landscaped garden cemetery.
Sunday 5 November at 2pm, meet at the Gatehouse, Cemetery Avenue (off Ecclesall Rd). £3 donation per person requested to support the work of the Cemetery Trust, complimentary refreshments served at the end of the tour.
For more information visit gencem.org or facebook.com/sheffieldgeneralcemetery