The Guardian’s Resting Place

Shoghi Effendi’s Resting Place.

Shoghi Effendi (1897-1957), Guardian of the Bahá’í Faith, is buried in the New Southgate Cemetery, Brunswick Park Road, New Southgate, London N11 1JJ (in North London). His Resting Place is a special place of prayer and reflection for Bahá’ís from all over the world.


Opening times:

The gate to the enclosure is open daily from 0930-1630hrs*. 

*  1 April - 31 October           9.30 - 1730

      1 November - 31 March     9.30- 1630


COVID-19 Regulations:

We ask that all visitors adhere to the UK government guidelines regarding Covid-19

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