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Key Hill Cemetery

Key Hill Cemetery

None

Contact us:
(via Handsworth Cemetery)
0121 464 0096
0121 675 8523
handsworthcem
@birmingham.gov.uk

Icknield Street
Hockley
Birmingham
B18 6PL

Please note, there is not a staffed office at Key Hill Cemetery.
Post should be addressed to: Key Hill Cemetery, c/o Handsworth Cemetery, Oxhill Road, Handsworth, Birmingham. B21 8JT.

Opening Hours

Month

Weekdays

Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays

January, December

08.30-16.00 hours

10.00-16.00 hours

February, March, April,
October, November.

08.30-16.00 hours

10.00-17.00 hours

May, June, July, August,
September.

08.30-16.30 hours

10.00-17.00 hours

Special times for opening and closing apply on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Key Hill Cemetery was opened in 1836 by the Birmingham General Cemetery Company Ltd. and acquired by the Birmingham City Council under a compulsory purchase order in 1952. No new graves are available.

Guided tours are organised by Friends of Key Hill & Warstone Lane Cemeteries

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission ensures that 1.7 million people who died in the two world wars will never be forgotten. Casualties from the two world wars are commemorated at this Cemetery.