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Fascinating Place!

This was our 2nd visit to St Pancras and Islington Cemetery, the first was a year ago when we found... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Nicola D
Hessle, United Kingdom
Historic and Fascinating

Whilst I had a particular reason to visit this very large, historic but still working cemetery... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Perth, Western Australia
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St Pancras and Islington Cemetery in East Finchley, North London while situated in the London Borough of Barnet is actually two cemeteries, owned by two other London Boroughs, Camden and Islington.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
278 High Rd, Barnet, England
+44 20 7527 8300
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

This was our 2nd visit to St Pancras and Islington Cemetery, the first was a year ago when we found (and literally uncovered) an old family grave. This time we visited to check if the mass of undergrowth had re-grown (it hadn’t) and to clean...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nicola D
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Whilst I had a particular reason to visit this very large, historic but still working cemetery anyone with an interest in history would be fascinated by the age and the styles of the many many graves here. I felt as if I was in history's...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Visited to lay some flowers on a dear departed friend cruelly taken at 60 plus. It's maybe a little strange to encourage visits here unless someone you mourn is buried here, but believe me on a sunny day (best time to visit) the mausoleums and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

I'm not sure why anyone would want to visit unless they had relatives buried here, but the shear size of this place always amazes me. If you're looking for a relative plan ahead, it would take way too long to check every plot.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Don't know how we ended up here but its a little overgrown and needs a little TLC. Its generally very pretty just needs some attention.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

I passed by to put some fresh flowers on the graves of my parents, this cemetery really needs some work doing, they need more gardeners, the place is becoming overgrown in places, so sad to see, it needs a drastic makeover

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Terry C
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We visited in order to try and find an old family grave, having researched my family history. I had an old document mentioning the grave and grave number in relation to one relative but when I investigated via ‘deceased online’ I discovered that there were...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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12 September 2018|
Response from Dickodemint | Reviewed this property |
The nearest tube is East Finchley on the Northern Line. You can walk it from there, which is probably about 20 Minutes. If you come out of the Tube and turn left up the High Street, along the Great North Road, towards the... More
3 August 2018|
Response from Dickodemint | Reviewed this property |
Coming from North Finchley, towards Highgate / Archway, keep going towards the North Circular Road on the High Road. When you get to the junction which takes you on to the North Circular, go straight on over on the... More