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The Colonnade, North Terrace

The Colonnade, North Terrace, Kensal Green Cemetery, Harrow Road, London W10 4RA View on map

Opened in 1833, the first commercial cemetery in London and one of the world's first garden cemeteries. The North Terrace Colonnade and Catacomb is located within the cemetery on the northern boundary. Listed Grade II and constructed in 1832-3 to the designs of John Griffith in Portland stone with un-fluted Greek Doric columns on a York stone terrace below which is a brick built catacomb.


Opening Arrangements

Monday - Saturday: April - September 9am - 6pm; October - March 9am - 5pm Sundays: April - September 10am - 6pm; October - March 10am - 5pm Bank Holidays: All year 10am - 1.30pm


Off A404 Harrow Road. Rail: Kensal Green (mainline) and Bakerloo line (underground). Bus: No 18.

Parking Spaces


Roadside parking available in the internal cemetery roads.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes