Thanet Crematorium in Margate, also known as Margate crematorium, is owned by Thanet District Council. It has a service chapel that seats about 80 people plus some standing, and has facilities to record and/or webcast services. Ashes may be scattered in the crematorium’s garden of rest or buried in a dedicated burial plot. There is also an area for woodland burials. Other memorial options include orb memorials in the rockery gardens and private memorial gardens which can be leased for 50 years.

Thanet Crematorium is about 25 minutes’ walk from Margate train station. Alternatively, you can take local buses as far as the junction of Victoria Road and College Road, which is 10 minutes’ walk away. If you’re coming by car, use the postcode CT9 4LY (Manston Road) for satnav directions. The crematorium is in the grounds of St John’s Cemetery, Margate and has limited parking.

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Opening times

Day Opening times
Monday 09:00 - 16:30
Tuesday 09:00 - 16:30
Wednesday 09:00 - 16:30
Thursday 09:00 - 16:30
Friday 09:00 - 16:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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Price last updated: 16/06/2023