Willow Grove Tree Trail has a number of rare and exotic trees from around the world.
The Tree Trail Leaflet can be downloaded from this website.
The Heritage Trail guides you around the cemetery giving a fascinating insight into Stockport's history and famous characters.
The Heritage Trail Leaflet can be downloaded from this website.
For teachers we have a range of resources to help plan and run outdoor learning lessons and follow on work at Willow Grove.
See Teachers Resources from the menu at the top of the page.
The Military Trail gives you insight into the remarkable stories of some of those who gave their lives in the World Wars.
The Military Trail Leaflet can be downloaded from this website.
For teachers, Willow Grove is a local outdoor learning resource where aspects of every subject can be brought to life in an easily accessible and safe fresh air environment.
For Key Stage 1 & 2, see our Teacher Resources pages.
Willow Grove Cemetery is a closed cemetery in Stockport with a wealth of interest. It is a mature haven for wildlfe with rare and exotic trees from around the world, a diverse range of birds, wild and meadow flowers and gravestones that tell a story of Stockport through the 1800's and 1900's.
For the individual the cemetery is a park with a quietness and beauty that comes with being allowed to revert to nature. Unlike other parks the closeness of history is all around you. Artists and photographers will find a huge range of possibilites to practice their art with the seasons bringing incredible changes in colour and light.