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Raja Rammohan Roy tomb

A remarkable place to visit. Amor Vale cemetery is on the Bath Road and a walk around the place... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Worth seeing

Well worth seeing and the whole Arnos Vale cemetery too. It's lovely walking around the cemetery... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Bristol, United Kingdom
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28 Oct 2018
“Raja Rammohan Roy tomb”
14 Oct 2018
“Worth seeing”
This historic tomb, of Raja Ram Mohan Roy, built in 1843 by entrepreneur Dwarkanath Tagore, was designed by William Prinsep, a merchant from Clifton, in the authentic style of a Bengali 'chattri'.
Arnos Vale Cemetary | Bath Road, Bristol BS4 3EW, England
+44 117 971 9117
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

A remarkable place to visit. Amor Vale cemetery is on the Bath Road and a walk around the place leads to the tomb of Raja Rammohan Roy,founder of Brahma Samaj and the great social reformer. His tomb stands high amid the cemetery. The cemetery is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Well worth seeing and the whole Arnos Vale cemetery too. It's lovely walking around the cemetery and up in the hills. Finish it off with a coffee and cake at the cafe.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Arnos Vale Cemetery offers various themed tours of the cemetery they tell you all about graves/tombs like this one fascinating

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AnnaliseE4
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Amazing .... One would want to bow down in respect. An ideal place of rest for a person of such great stature. India owes a lot to his works in social reforms for women. We celebrate international women's day... but for Indians the day is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Arpita S
Reviewed August 28, 2015

Exotic in a garden of tomb delights. A wonderful nature reserve with a good cafe not feeling at all funerial - which is odd really.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

The cemetery in its itself is a great place to visit and the tomb is perfect for photographers and historians. Def worth a look

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed May 14, 2015

Raja Ram Mohan Roy was a legendary figure in India, who ended the Sati system(Recently widowed Hindu woman commits suicide by fire, typically on the husband's funeral pyre, to save herself from Mughal attack). Unfortunately this system continued even after the Mughal era was over....More

Date of experience: May 2015
12  Thank abhinav p
Reviewed April 7, 2012

You cannot miss this memorial which was restored a few years ago. It is about fifty metres inside the entrance of Arnos Vale Cemetery on the right hand side. Ram Mohan Roy died in Bristol in 1833 whilst on a visit to England. It is...More

Date of experience: April 2012
21  Thank John H
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