- Chester Road, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR4 7RS
- 0191 520 5553
The City of Sunderland offers a caring, professional bereavement service via the Sunderland Crematorium.Directions
Approaching Sunderland from A19, take A183 towards Sunderland (Chester Road). Continue on A183 for approximately 1 mile until you see the Wavendon Public House on the right. Continue on the A183 for approximately 200 yards, the Crematorium entrance is on the left at the top of the incline.Crematorium Opening Hours
The crematorium is open to the public as follows:-Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Saturday 9.00 am to 4.30 pm Sunday and Public Holidays 12.00 pm to 3.00 pm Crematorium Chapel
The chapel can seat about 70 visitors and can accommodate a further 70 people standing to the rear of the seating area. In the case of numerously attended funerals the service can be relayed onto television monitors in the waiting room adjoining the chapel.Garden of Remembrance
Areas for the placement of floral tributes are provided on the Garden close to the crematorium exit.Hall of Remembrance
The Hall of Remembrance contains the Book of Remembrance and other Memorials. It is open every day including Bank Holidays to allow visitors to mark the anniversary of the death of a loved one.