Vice and Virtue Tour

Join Sam Perrin on a new tour at Abney Park - Vice and Virtue. Learn about the cemetery's infamous law breakers, reformers and justice seekers, as well as Britain's most prolific hangman.

Sunday 26th November, 1 pm

Suggested £5 donation most welcome

Meet at the Stoke Newington High St gates

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Music Hall Tour

Abney Park's monthly music hall tours are hosted by the chairman of The Music Hall Guild of Great Britain and America. These walks vividly illuminate the amazing lives of some huge Victorian music hall stars, whose colourful lives should never be forgotten.

Sunday 5th November, 12 pm
Sunday 3rd December, 12 pm

Free, with donations welcome
Meet at the Stoke Newington High St gates

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Victorian Arcadia - The Victorian Garden Cemetery

One of the most enduring and culturally important aspects of Victorian mourning ritual was the creation of the garden cemetery. For this evening lecture, we invite you to join cemetery historian Romany Reagan in the chapel to hear how these cemeteries were inspired by visions of Arcadia. Learn about Victorian mourning practices through this historical period, and the social importance of the garden cemetery in Victorian mourning culture.

Saturday 11 Nov,
7 pm - 8.30 pm
Entry from 6.30pm at the main gates
Stoke Newington High St

Tickets £11 / £9 conc
Complimentary warm drink included
Book here

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All Hallows' Evening String Quartet

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Abney Park Trust are excited to announce that The Winter Quartet will be playing a concert at Abney Park within the Chapel. They'll be performing some wonderful, spirited and atmospherically thematic tunes familiar to the listener, by well known classical composers, brought to life in this performance recital. Tickets include a complimentary warm drink.

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Tuesday 31st October, 7.30 pm - 9 pm
Stoke Newington High St gates

Limited seated tickets £20 / £16 conc 

Book here

18 yrs and over
Latecomers will not be admitted



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The Quiet

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A unique night-time performance inspired by the sounds of Abney Park. This event will be as much about listening to Abney - it's sounds as they filter through the Chapel's open windows - as it will be about the performers responding to them. Tickets are available in advance only and are strictly limited in number.

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Friday 27th October

7.30 pm - 9 pm
Stoke Newington High St Entrance

Book your tickets here

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Autumn Craft Fayre

Join us for an apple-spiced day of autumnal themed workshops, arts & crafts stalls, children's activities, face painting, various food stalls, choirs, wood working and stone carving demos, with bike maintenance and bike marking...and more! This Autumn Fayre will help raise funds for the  much-needed restoration of the Isaac Watts memorial.

Cancelled by adverse weather
Saturday 21st October

11 am - 3 pm


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Abney Park hosts a wide variety of events throughout the year, from walks and talks to theatrical and music performances, and art exhibitions. For more info call 0207 275 7557 or email

Park opening times

Abney Park is open from 8 am year round and closes at varying times. 

The current opening hours are 8 am – 4 pm daily.


The Visitors Centre

is usually open from
10am – 3pm,  
Monday to Friday,
though times vary
so please call before
making a special visit.

Contact Details

Abney Park, Stoke Newington High Street,
London N16 0LH

Tel: 0207 275 7557