Skip to content

Cemetery Details

MADRID BRITISH CEMETERY

Print page
MADRID BRITISH CEMETERY Print this image


Country:
Spain
Identified Casualties:
4
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
-3.72262
Latitude:
40.39524

Location Information

The cemetery is in the south-west part of the City, in San Isidro (district of Carbanchel). It is located in a square of the main road - Calle del General Ricardos - and is surrounded on 3 sides by the following streets: Calle del Comandante Fontanes, Calle Inglaterra and Calle de Irlanda. It is easily reached by taxi or road if visiting by car.

Cemetery Address: The cemetery entrance is located on the Calle Comandante Fontanes, 7 - 28019 Madrid.

GPS Co-ordinates: 40°23'42"N, 3°43'21" (In decimals: 40.395°. -3.7225°)

Visiting Information

Open to the public on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays (except public holidays) 10:30 - 13:00

Spanish public holidays can be viewed on the following website: http://www.britishcemeterymadrid.com/contact_us.php

It is also possible to visit on All Saints Day on 1st November.

For further information and enquiries please contact enquiries@cwgc.org



Historical Information

Madrid British Cemetery was purchased in 1853 and belongs to the British Government. The cemetery contains which contains one 1939-1945 Commonwealth War Grave and three 1914-18 Commonwealth War Graves.