There are two separate registers for this site - one for Tyne Cot Cemetery and one for the memorial. The cemetery register can be found in the gatehouse as you enter the cemetery and the memorial register can be found in the left hand rotunda of the memorial as you face the memorial. There is a Visitors Centre located at the eastern side of the cemetery and memorial. There is free parking at this site.
Teachers with school groups are asked to closely supervise students, particularly at the Cross of Sacrifice.
The Tyne Cot Memorial to the Missing forms the north-eastern boundary of Tyne Cot Cemetery, which is located 9 kilometres north east of Ieper town centre, on the Tynecotstraat, a road leading from the Zonnebeekseweg (N332). The names of those from United Kingdom units are inscribed on Panels arranged by Regiment under their respective Ranks. The names of those from New Zealand units are inscribed on panels within the New Zealand Memorial Apse located at the centre of the Memorial.
There is parking at the visitor centre.
Wheelchair access to this cemetery is possible via an entrance at the rear and is signposted from the car park. For further information regarding wheelchair access, contact our Enquiries Section on 01628 507200.
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This cemetery is the largest CWGC cemetery in the world. It is now the resting place of more than 11,900 servicemen of the British Empire in the First World War.
The memorial is Canada’s largest overseas national memorial. It commemorates those Canadian Expeditionary Force members killed during the First World War.
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