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.
Click here to view a copy of the Avenue Cemetery map
The Avenue Cemetery Regulations
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.
Camping & Caravan Site
The camping and caravanning site is managed on behalf of Salisbury City Council by the Camping and Caravanning Club of Great Britain. The site, in close proximity to the City centre, is open from just before Easter until the beginning of January. You do not have to be a member of the Camping and Caravanning Club to stay at the site.
All queries and bookings are taken either directly via the Club or at the site itself when open. All fees are paid to the Club.
Phone: 01722 320713 (Hudson’s Field campsite reception – during the season)
Phone: Camping and Caravanning Club 0870 243 3331