How to Find Us 

We are located one mile from Sheffield city centre: 

Sheffield General Cemetery Trust, The Gatehouse, Cemetery Avenue, Sheffield S11 8NT

T:  0114 268 3486  E: sgct@gencem.org

For all press enquires please contact David Hunt E: sgct@gencem.org

Samuel Worth Chapel Hire E: samuelworthchapel@gmail.com

Information about Volunteering at SGC E: Volunteering@gencem.org

Sheffield’s hidden gem. You really have to go!
— Lucy W via TripAdvisor

Getting Here

By bus from Sheffield: 4, 65, 81, 82, 83, 83a, 88, 272.

By car: Parking available in adjacent streets. 

By train/tram: 30 minute walk from Sheffield Station. 


Our aim is to welcome all visitors however Sheffield General Cemetery's paths are steep and uneven in places and some paths have steps. We are trying to improve accessibility with Sheffield City Council. For more information on access or to plan your visit please email us on: SGCT@gencem.org. 


The Cemetery park is free and open all day everyday. The Samuel Worth Chapel is open during events and by arrangement. The Gatehouse Office is open for general enquiries on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.  

If you need to contact the Council, who own the land, about a problem you have encountered outside SGCT hours, please call the main Council switchboard on 0114 250 0500.  In an emergency, please contact the police.

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