Ford Park Cemetery Trust
"A Working Cemetery in the Heart of Plymouth"
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Our first exhibition of the year opens on Saturday 21st March. Entitled Murder, Mystery and Mayhem it will feature stories of intrigue and death in Victorian Plymouth.

Plymouth is to host its first major public information and discussion event focusing on important end of life issues. The free Elephant in the Room event is to be held at Central Library on Friday 27th and Saturday 28th March. Full details can be downloaded here...



Ford Park is a thirty four acre working cemetery in the heart of the city of Plymouth.
Founded in 1848 it is now owned and managed by the Ford Park Cemetery Trust, a company limited
by guarantee with charitable status.

The aims of the Trust are:-

To preserve and manage Ford Park Cemetery as a safe, beautiful and accessible burial ground.

To cherish and make better known its heritage of history, architecture, sculpture and landscape.

To maintain the Cemetery as an open space of beauty and peace for all Plymothians, and to
preserve and propagate the wildlife which it supports.

Opening hours are:
Grounds 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Winter Time) 9 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. (Summer Time)
Office 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday

Our Exhibition Quiz will return in March when the next exhibition starts.



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