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Organisation Details


Alternative NameGeneral Cemetery Company
DescriptionA historic 77 acre cemetry and crematorium
AddressHarrow Road
W10 4RA
Telephone020 8969 0152
Fax020 8960 9744
HoursSee notes
ServicesGuided tours of the cemetery given on Sunday at 2pm. The tour includes the catacomb beneath the cemetery chapel. All tours cost £7 per person (£5 for concession). For the catacomb tour a torch should be brought
TransportTube: Kensal Green (Bakerloo)
FeesTours cost £7 (£5 for concessions)
ClienteleEverybody welcome
Special Access FacilitiesYes
April 1st to September 30th: Monday to Saturday 9am - 6pm; Sunday 10am - 6pm
October 1st to March 31st: Monday to Saturday 9am - 5pm; Sunday 10am - 5pm
Bank Holidays including Christmas Day: 10am - 1pm
Note: Timings are for crematorium gate. Main gate closes 30 minutes earlier.

Last Updated26 February 2013

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Organisation accessibility information

Is there someone especially responsible for arrangements to meet the needs of people with disabilities? - No
Is there anyone on the site who can use British Sign Language? - No
Is information about activities and facilities available on floppy disk, e-mail or internet? - No
Is information about activities and facilities available on cassette? - No
Is information about activities and facilities available in large print and braille? - No
Is information about activities and facilities available via minicom/textphone? - No
Are there concessionary rates for people with disabilities? - No
Are the costs of a carer or personal assistant waived? - No

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Building accessibility information

Are there priority parking places on-site for people with disabilities? - Yes - Priority parking available at the West London Crematorium only but plenty of parking space at both the Crematorium and the Cemetery
Are there on-street, disabled badge parking places nearby (less than about 100 metres/yards away?) - No
Is there a set down point for easy access to the building nearby (less than 100 metres/yards away?) - Yes
Is there a train/underground station nearby(less than 100 metres/yards away?) - Yes - Kensal Green (tube and British Rail)
From the nearest train/underground station, will people encounter obstacles? - Yes - Stairs from platform, road to cross
Is there a bus stop less than 100 metres away? - Yes - 18
From the nearest bus stop, will people encounter obstacles? - Yes - road to cross
Are the building doors automatic? - No
Is the building fully wheelchair accessible? - No - steps to entrance at the Cemetery Chapel, but ramp at the Crematorium
Are the toilets accessible? - No
Is free access to a plug point for charging electric wheelchairs available? - No
Are guide dogs and hearing dogs welcome? - Yes
Is there a loop system for people with hearing loss? - Yes - In the west chapel of the Cemetery Chapel only

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