City Cemetery, Bear Road, Brighton

Opened in 1868 and covering 31.5 acres. No new adult graves available but existing graves can be re-opened if there is sufficient depth remaining.

 "City cemetery with lines of headstones on a lawn"

This burial ground includes:

  • Commonwealth War Graves World War 1 and World War 2
  • Blind Veterans UK (formally known as St Dunstan’s) Graves
  • Angel’s Corner for the interment of babies and infants
  • Woodland burial area
  • a Baha'i section

There is no cemetery chapel. 


For information about the memorials allowed in this cemetery, you can read:

Further information

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If you need to speak to us about one of our cemeteries, contact the team at Woodvale Lodge:

How to get here 

For visitors using sat nav, the postcode for the cemetery is BN2 4DA.


  • City Cemetery, Brighton, BN2 4DA, Brighton