Welcome to Death Cafe

A Death Cafe is an event where people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death.

At a Death Cafe people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. Our aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives.

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Talking about death

A Death Cafe is an agenda free discussion about death. So far we've held 6639 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 6639 Death Cafes. These never involve agendas, advertising or set conclusions. Interesting conversations are guaranteed!

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Host a Death Cafe

People who adopt the model set out in our guide are welcome to set up their own Death Cafes. So far we've held Death Cafes in 56 countries.

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Support Death Cafe

Running Death Cafe is great fun but does take a lot of time. If you value this work please support us on Patreon.

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Recent posts

Death Cafe: Bond county Death Cafe

Posted by Rebekah on July 11, 2018, 9:45 a.m.



With Rebekah Dawn

July 20, 2018, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (Central)

You may purchase refreshments from Adam's Bro Coffee



Death Cafe: Death Cafe San Miguel

Posted by Wilka Roig on July 11, 2018, 8:44 a.m.



With Wilka Roig, MTP, MFA

Aug. 6, 2018, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (Central Time)

We are asking for donation that will cover cost for tea, coffee, cake


We want to help transform our relationship to aging, mortality, dying and death, so we may transform also the way we live, one conversation at a time. The event will ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Sampa

Posted by Elca on July 10, 2018, 5:06 p.m.



With Elca Rubinstein - Renata Vasconcellos - Malu Barros

Aug. 19, 2018, 10.00 a.m. - 12.00 a.m. (1 hour eastern from EST)

Participation in the Death Cafe is free. This time, since the cemetery is offering the space, the drinks and the food, will cost R$10,00 (about US$3)


It has now been more than 3 years since we opened the Death Cafe in Brazil.  We meet once every two  months, usually.  We are now alternating doing sometimes at ...



Death Cafe: Cafe Tod Berlin, Death Cafe, sterb-!-ich?

Posted by craigf on July 10, 2018, 4:09 p.m.



With Angela Craig-Fournes

Nov. 24, 2018, 3.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (GMT + 2.00)

for free


Da es soo wichtig ist sich über Sterben und Tod ungeniert unterhalten zu können, biete ich seit 5 Jahren monatlich den Cafe Tod oder Death Cafe...UND IN NOVEMBER ...



Death Cafe: Cafe Tod Berlin, Death Cafe, sterb-!-ich?

Posted by craigf on July 10, 2018, 3:45 p.m.



With Angela Craig-Fournes

Oct. 20, 2018, 3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (GMT + 2.00)

for free


Da es soo wichtig ist sich über Sterben und Tod ungeniert unterhalten zu können, biete ich seit 5 Jahren monatlich den Cafe Tod oder Death Cafe. Es entsteht dadurch ...



Death Cafe: Cafe Tod Berlin, Death Cafe, sterb-!-ich?

Posted by craigf on July 10, 2018, 3:38 p.m.



With Angela Craig-Fournes

Sept. 22, 2018, 3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (GMT + 2.00)

for free


Da es soo wichtig ist sich über Sterben und Tod ungeniert unterhalten zu können, biete ich seit 5 Jahren monatlich den Cafe Tod oder Death Cafe. Es entsteht dadurch ...



Death Cafe: Croydon Death Cafe in New Addington

Posted by caroltrower on July 10, 2018, 3:10 p.m.



With Creating Conversations

March 22, 2019, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Tea/Coffe and CAKE!


This Death Café will take place on the fourth Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together ...



Death Cafe: Croydon Death Cafe in New Addington

Posted by caroltrower on July 10, 2018, 3:10 p.m.



With Creating Conversations

Feb. 22, 2019, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Tea/Coffe and CAKE!


This Death Café will take place on the fourth Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together ...



Death Cafe: Croydon Death Cafe in New Addington

Posted by caroltrower on July 10, 2018, 3:09 p.m.



With Creating Conversations

Jan. 25, 2019, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Tea/Coffe and CAKE!


This Death Café will take place on the fourth Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together ...



Death Cafe: Croydon Death Cafe in New Addington

Posted by caroltrower on July 10, 2018, 3:08 p.m.



With Creating Conversations

Nov. 23, 2018, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Tea/Coffe and CAKE!


This Death Café will take place on the fourth Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together ...



Death Cafe: Croydon Death Cafe in New Addington

Posted by caroltrower on July 10, 2018, 3:08 p.m.



With Creating Conversations

Oct. 26, 2018, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Tea/Coffe and CAKE!


This Death Café will take place on the fourth Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together ...



Death Cafe: Croydon Death Cafe in New Addington

Posted by caroltrower on July 10, 2018, 3:08 p.m.



With Creating Conversations

Sept. 28, 2018, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Tea/Coffe and CAKE!


This Death Café will take place on the fourth Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together ...



Death Cafe: Croydon Death Cafe in New Addington

Posted by caroltrower on July 10, 2018, 3:07 p.m.



With Creating Conversations

Aug. 24, 2018, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Tea/Coffe and CAKE!


This Death Café will take place on the fourth Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together ...



Death Cafe: Croydon Death Cafe in New Addington

Posted by caroltrower on July 10, 2018, 3:07 p.m.



With Creating Conversations

July 27, 2018, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free Tea/Coffe and CAKE!


This Death Café will take place on the fourth Friday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together ...



Death Cafe: Croydon Death Cafe in Thornton Heath

Posted by caroltrower on July 10, 2018, 3:06 p.m.



With Creating Conversations

March 20, 2019, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (GMT)

Free Tea/Coffe and CAKE!


This Death Café will take place on the third Wednesday of each month. 

It will provide an opportunity for individuals of any background, religion, culture or belief to meet together ...