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Stunning cemetery!

Amazing for a walk round, attended a funeral here and it was very special and beautiful...watch for... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Dundee, United Kingdom
Erene and peaceful environment

It was very poignant reading the grave inscriptions on over 2 centuries of burials. The gardens... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Valerie B
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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This is an exceptional old garden full of trees shrubs and flowers including orchids opened in 1814 it contains hundreds of British graves and continues to be the last place of rest for Anglicans in Corfu.
Kolokotroni 22, Corfu Town, Greece
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All reviews old man war graves peaceful place buried here wild tortoises greek gentleman an oasis of peace cemetery grounds young lives meet george his life town centre interesting place visiting corfu town worth a visit orchids caretaker
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Amazing for a walk round, attended a funeral here and it was very special and beautiful...watch for the wild tortoises and have a chat to the lovely gate keeper who looks after the grounds!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 19karen76
Reviewed 14 October 2018

It was very poignant reading the grave inscriptions on over 2 centuries of burials. The gardens are well maintained and cool on a hot day. The tortoises that roam were a bonus!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Valerie B
Reviewed 11 October 2018

If you are interested in British History this place will grab your attention. Set in a peaceful oasis in the centre of town, there are graves from when the island was a British Protectorate back in the early 1800's some from the Crimean war, first...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PhilDuff
Reviewed 9 October 2018

What an amazing place. Looked after by George who was born there. He took over the management from his father. Very moving walking around the graves, so many young lives lost!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mandy R
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Easy to find, from the bus station, near to M&S, where you get the bus to Kanoni. It is about 300 yards west from there, on the left when you arrive at the crossroads. It is very moving with graves from many periods including those...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wakefieldj
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit, privilege to meet George who currently looks after the place, having taken over from his father previously & hoping to pass the tradition on to the next generation when the time comes but looking at him this is still a long...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cloggie2017
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

So glad we found this lovely place and we got to speak to George the old man who looks after the cemetry and gardens,he tells you some interesting things as you go in .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carole H
Reviewed 2 September 2018

The views are stunning, the cemetry is very well presented and tortoises roam freely around the grounds. Please visit and learn a little history.

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is only open at certain times and is behind a high stone wall. It is up the hill past the prison (do not take photos or the guards will shout at you). It is a large area of sylvan quiet with some very lovely...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Archaeobuff
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Good to see George is still well, it’s our 3rd visit to the cemetery the 1st about 12 years ago. He father looked after the cemetery and George was born there, it’s his job now and he says his daughters husband is taking over from...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Response from vicky p | Reviewed this property |
As the previous person says and I agree, the caretaker has a house within the Cemetary, so I think every day during daylight. It isn't a very well signposted place or gate, but worth the searching!