The Cutting Catacombs in Highgate Western Cemetery, Swain's Lane

The Cutting Catacombs in Highgate Western Cemetery, Swain's Lane, London N6 6PJ View on map

A row of individual 19th century mausolea with several vacant plots. Yellow brick with stucco render. Interesting as a formally planned group of memorials.

Contact

Opening Arrangements

Tours that pass the catacombs: Every weekday 1.45pm, Weekends: every half hour,11am - 4pm (3pm November - February). Bookable via website (http://www.highgatecemetery.org) Any other time by appointment. Not open Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £12.00
  • Child: £6.00
  • Other Charges: Charge for guided tours

Directions

In Highgate Cemetery north London halfway up Swains Lane. Rail: Gospel Oak (0.8 miles), Upper Holloway (0.8 miles), Archway tube (0.7 miles). Bus: No C11 from Archway or Gospel Oak.

Parking Spaces

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On-street parking (restrictions apply 10am - 12pm Monday - Friday)

Disabled Access

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