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Cemeteries and Crematoria - Key Hill Cemetery


Key Hill Cemetery

Area 7 acres. 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 available.

Icknield Street
B18 6PL

(Administered from Handsworth Cemetery).

Number 101 Bus from Birmingham City Centre; Jewellery Quarter Rail & Metro stations.
To view a location map for Key Hill Cemetery, please follow the link at the foot of the page.

The Cemetery will be open to visitors: -



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,

08.30-16.30 hours

10.00-17.00 hours

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

Burial Registers - research and copies of entries