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A great little place of calm and mystery

Wisbech Cemetery and Pocket Park exceeded my expectations. I have wanted to go for a while but I... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
mrnmrsG
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Traquil Setting

Entrance was slightly difficult to find. The 1st gate was locked so walked further around and came... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
NikkiS1694
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Cemetery now turned into a pocket park 9near ASDA Wisbech).
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Leverington Road, Wisbech PE13 1PE, England
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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

You'd think that it would be nice at first look as it's very green and natural. However, its right by a busy road and a school so it is never quiet. Not to mention, I have seen people do incredibly disrespectful and illegal things here,...More

Thank Charlotte U
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Despite there being very little publicity about this event about 30 people attended. A 30 minute talk about the project was very interesting although the heavy traffic passing made it difficult to hear parts. Heads hats were provided for the mainly adult audience although unfortunately...More

Thank Fenlandier
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This is such a beautiful and peaceful place to go. It's a bit tucked away and you really wouldn't know this space existed unless you know your way around wisbech. My husband and I were married in the chapel and it was wonderful. A tucked...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 7 December 2017

This little cemetery is a little peaceful oasis just off a busy road. However, being quiet and "out of view" it can be the venue for people with carrier bags full of cans of beer etc

Thank alan_uk1953
Reviewed 5 October 2017

this park has been bought back into use by a dedicated team of kind people who maintain it. it is well worth a walk around if you like history

Thank Alexander D
Reviewed 20 August 2017

it is old overgrown, it's being restored it will take a long time if you like looking at old gravestones especially if you are looking at ancestry and know of some one that lived in wisbech back in the 1800

Thank bill b
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is a hidden gem, it was a lot bigger than I expected. But I found this a well worth place to visit. It's very quite and peaceful which is just near a busy main road and its full of wide life. It dates back...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Wisbech Cemetery and Pocket Park exceeded my expectations. I have wanted to go for a while but I was unsure how safe it would be, luckily no one else was inside when we visited. The place was much bigger than I expected and some of...More

1  Thank mrnmrsG
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Entrance was slightly difficult to find. The 1st gate was locked so walked further around and came across the main entrance of this Pocket Park. Had a park our car a little way from the enterance. This gem was just a little way from a...More

1  Thank NikkiS1694
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Wisbech pocket park or General Cemetery is a hidden gem. It dates back to 1835 and was a non conformist cemetery. It has seen better days and has been neglected for many years apart from a small group of volunteers that try to keep it...More

3  Thank Nick T
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