History

  • Brookwood Cemetery Opened in the 1850s, the cemetery is a Grade 1 listed park and gardens which offers multi cultural burial facilities
  • Woking Crematorium Founded in 1878, Woking Crematorium was the first crematorium opened in the country
  • Historic churches Many of Woking's villages are blessed with historic and beautiful churches
  • Shah Jahan Mosque Britain's first purpose-built mosque which is Grade 1 listed
  • Woking Palace Today's ruins where once an important royal palace during the Tudor period
  • Woking's railway One of the first lines to link London to the south coast
  • Woking's waterways Built in the late 1700s, the canal traverses the borough from Brookwood to West Byfleet
  • Woking's Muslim burial ground Islamic-style peace garden within the beautifully restored Muslim Burial Ground
  • The Lightbox

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