Cemeteries in the Borough

Cemeteries in the Borough

Fulham and Margravine Cemeteries

FULHAM PALACE ROAD, (also known as 'Fulham Old'), opened in 1865 (while Queen Victoria was still on the throne). It is our oldest cemetery and covers nearly 13 acres situated in the heart of the Borough. Many people are interested in family research and a layout map of Fulham Cemetery can be downloaded to assist in finding a particular location.

Vehicles are not permitted
Nearest Underground: Hammersmith (District, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City)
Bus: 74, 220, 430.

» Download a Fulham Cemetery location map (pdf 363KB)
» Download a Fulham Cemetery layout map (pdf 164KB)

MARGRAVINE, (also known as 'Hammersmith Old'), opened in 1869 and is located behind Charing Cross Hospital. This cemetery covers 17 acres and there are many varieties of trees and wildflowers. A layout map of Margravine Cemetery is available for download.

Margaravine cemetery won its first Green Flag in 2009 and subsequently in 2010. For more information on the scheme please visit the Green Flag website Green Flag website. The site Management Plan can be viewed by clicking on the highlighted link.

Vehicles are not permitted
Nearest Tube: Barons Court (District & Piccadilly Lines)
Bus: 190, 211, 295, 220 (alight at Charing Cross Hospital and walk down St. Dunstans Road (approx 5 mins)

» Download a Margravine Cemetery location map (pdf 363KB)
» Download a Margravine Cemetery layout map (pdf 180KB)

The opening hours for the cemeteries are:
Monday to Saturday
Nov, Dec & Jan - 9am to 4pm
April & August - 9am to 7pm
Feb & Oct - 9am to 5pm
May, June & July - 9am to 8pm
March & Sept - 9am to 6pm

On Sunday the cemeteries open at 10am, with closing times as above except during public holidays.

On bank and other public holidays normal opening hours will apply, except Christmas Day, when the cemeteries will be open from 10am to 3pm.

Please note that it is now possible to be buried at these two cemeteries. Additionally, graves are available for purchase and reserve

Page last updated: 14/06/2013