Penarth Town Council is responsible for Penarth Cemetery on Castle Avenue.

The first interment took place on 8th December 1903 and since then more than 10,500 burials have taken place in over 5,000 grave spaces.

Penarth Cemetery is open to the public.

Penarth Cemetery

The site was acquired on 2 March 1903 from the Right Honourable Robert George Lord Windsor (vendor) by Penarth Urban District Council.

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April – September

Monday to Friday: 8.30am to 6.00pm

Saturday, Sunday & Bank/Public Holidays: 9.30am to 6.00pm

October – March

Monday to Friday: 8.30am to 4.30pm

Saturday, Sunday & Bank/Public Holidays: 9.30am to 4.30pm

Arrange an Interment

Arranging an interment is most frequently done through a local funeral director. Penarth-based funeral directors are listed below.

You can also contact us directly by telephoning 029 20700721 or by emailing bookings@penarthtowncouncil.gov.uk.

Alter an existing memorial

Arranging to alter an existing memorial can be done through a local mason, or by contacting us directly by telephoning 029 20700721 or emailing bookings@penarthtowncouncil.gov.uk.

Find out about family history

If you have a relative interred at Penarth cemetery, you can arrange to see our burial archive with a trained member of staff. To arrange this, please contact us by emailingbookings@penarthtowncouncil.gov.uk or telephoning 029 20700721

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