Te Henui Cemetery Guided Tours

For a respectful stroll among the headstones, join some of the cemetery’s garden volunteers.

A mixture of gardening and history, these tours will take you into the heart of a heritage cemetery set in a tranquil garden.

Te Henui Cemetery had its first burial in 1861 and has slowly filled up, gathering rich store of local tales over nearly 160 years. These stories and an appreciation of the park-like setting will be shared by the passionate caretakers of this final resting place.


Dates/Time   Mon 29 Oct, 2pm – 3pm, Wed 31 Oct, 2pm – 3pm, Friday 2 Nov, 2pm – 3pm
Venue   173 Lemon St, Strandon, New Plymouth. Meet by the main sign by the first roundabout inside the cemeter
Admission   Free event