The Avenue Cemetery was opened on Wednesday 2nd October 2019 by the Mayor of Salisbury Cllr John Walsh and the Leader of the Council Cllr Jeremy Nettle.
This lawn cemetery is set in a 6 acre green field site off the Avenue Wilton, the design is organic and simple in nature incorporating many sweeping paths supplemented with extensive planting to create intimate spaces.
There is a central focal point in the form of a memorial garden which has a simple open sided wooden gazebo in the centre.
The cemetery has adult lawn plots, meadow burial areas, cremated remains section, children’s burial area along with a Muslim section.
The cemetery has water taps throughout and car parking for 25 cars including disabled bays.
When visiting the cemetery please use the bins provided and observe the Cemetery Regulations at all times.
Please see download links for The Cemetery.
There is a detailed map just inside the main gates at the Cemetery.
The Cemetery is open from sunrise to sunset every day of the year.
All burial records are based at the Crematorium office. If you wish to contact the office please telephone: (01722) 333632. The opening times are Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm. The office is closed at weekends and all public Bank Holidays.
Cemetery grounds are maintained directly by the Salisbury City Council Parks Department. All enquiries regarding the upkeep of the cemetery please contact the Parks Department on: (01722) 342860.