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Emile Blondin Monument, Kensal Green Cemetery

Emile Blondin Monument, Kensal Green Cemetery, Harrow Road, Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London W10 4RA View on map

Tomb of Emile Blondin (1824-1897), a celebrated showman and tight-rope walker, renowned for his crossings of Niagara Falls. A Pink Peterhead granite and Carrara marble monument, signed by McDonald and Leslie (masons).


  • Grant Recipient: Friends of Kensal Green Cemetery
  • Contact for access: Ms Friends of Kensal Green Cemetery

Opening Arrangements

Open everyday 9am - 5pm; Sundays 10am - 5pm


South side of the West Centre Avenue. Tube: Kensal Green (0.4 miles) Bus: 18, 23, 28, 52, 70, 316, 452

Parking Spaces


Large car park close to Crematorium. Accessible paths.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes