Cambridge City Cemetery (Newmarket Road)

Junction of Newmarket Road (A1303) and Ditton Lane, Cambridge CB5 8PE
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The cemetery has unlimited pedestrian access everyday including Sundays and bank holidays.

The car park is open during the following times:

  • 1 November to 31 March - 9am to 4pm
  • 1 April to 31 October - 9am to 6pm

Outside of these times vehicles are not allowed into the cemetery.

Burials and graves

Burials are usually held her on weekdays. Find out more on our arranging a burial and buying a grave page.


Memorials can offer a lasting symbol of remembrance. We have a range of memorial options for this cemetery. Or you may wish to create an entry on the online book of remembrance - details can be found on our Cambridge collection page.


The cemetery was opened for its first burial on 6 June 1903 as Cambridge Borough Cemetery. It then changed to The Regional Cemetery before finally becoming The City Cemetery and occupies eight hectares.

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