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City Cemetery

Lone Moor Road, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 7935 779498
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Historical and multi national place of interest

Seamus Breslin was our tour guide on the day and his knowledge of the cemetery was so enlightening... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Derry, United Kingdom
Most serene peaceful place on the planet

My most favourite place to be on a sunny day the peace you get in the silence of your own thoughts... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Sharon S
Derry, United Kingdom
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“Historical and multi national place of interest”
8 Aug 2017
“Most serene peaceful place on the planet”
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Lone Moor Road, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 7935 779498

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Reviewed yesterday

Seamus Breslin was our tour guide on the day and his knowledge of the cemetery was so enlightening. Visitors from around the world may be surprised to see graves belonging to their countrymen there. In addition to the WWI and WWII graves Seamus was able...More

Thank GerryTemple
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

My most favourite place to be on a sunny day the peace you get in the silence of your own thoughts is fabulous. I can't imagine any other cemetery being as well attended or as well looked after as the City cemetery the people of...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Seamus was an excellent guide, to what is a fascinating insight into Derrys history. this is a must do for any visitors to the city A hidden GEM!!

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Having a guided tour of the cemetery was the way to go. I would highly recommend it. Very interesting stories.

Thank EvaDohertyGremmert
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We visited the Republican Plots in the Cemetery, my God so many of them, each tells it's own tale, all sad. How is it possible that such a small area in Northern Ireland had to suffer so much to get their Civil Rights

2  Thank Paddy3716
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I visit Derry City Cemetery everytime i'm over in Derry, a lot of my mothers family are buried here so i visit their graves. It is a very big cemetery but well worth spending time to have a good look around, i have family buried...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The City Cemetery is a constantly evolving living history of Derry from the mid 1800s. I often visit for genealogical purposes and also for photography (photographers should experience the fogs, early morning sun, etc. from its vantage point) and a leisurely stroll through the history...More

3  Thank JJMeeker
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We lover visiting our daughters grave because of the sense of peace we get, this is so precious to so many people, best kept cemetery I've ever seen

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 13 July 2016

It is a well kept Cemetery & very peaceful. Has lovely view over Derry City & the River Foyle! Cemeteries Opening Times: Spring / Summer (1st May – 30th September) Monday to Sunday 8.00 am to 7.00 pm Autumn Winter (1st October – 30th April)...More

Thank emma33123
Reviewed 14 March 2016

this cemetery is on a hill above Derry and it is massive and beautiful. A controversial statue lords over the top of the cemetery and there is a Republican plot as well. Many of the victims of Bloody Sunday are buried here and a walk...More

Thank dsrtfaery
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