Since mid-March, the impact of coronavirus has become more serious and widespread. Our planned events and visits are inevitably affected, therefore the lecture and garden visits arranged from May until August have regrettably been postponed. Later events will be reviewed and bookings accepted when it safe to do so. We will post further news as soon as we are able.
History of Gardens and Landscapes Seminars - Free Institute of Historical Research (IHR) & Sponsored by the Friends of History of Garden and Landscape Seminar & Birkbeck Garden History Group Day & Time: Starting 1st October Thursday, 6:00 pm via Zoom until 10th December 2020 Booking: Welcome to the new academic year, and a new seminar series: Rus in Urbe: Greening Responses to Crises & Catastrophe 1590s – 1990s As you probably know the IHR depends for some of…Find out more »
Online Winter Lecture Series 2020/21 organised jointly by The Gardens Trust and The London Gardens Trust 2020 5 October: Hyde Park: A History of Trees - Greg Packman, Senior Tree Inspector, London Borough of Islington and former Tree Officer, Royal Parks 19 October: George London and the Brompton Park Nursery - Dr Sally Jeffery, garden & architectural historian 2 November: The Use of Plants in the Home in the Seventeenth Century - Margaret Willes, former publisher and author 16…Find out more »
Buckinghamshire Gardens Trust: Autumn 2020 Talk Saturday 7th November 2020 by Francesca Murray ‘An Absolute Passion: The Rothschild's orchid collections at Gunnersbury Park, Tring Park and Exbury Gardens.’ Venue : Bucks Gardens Trust has organised for a talk to be held Saturday 7 November, 2.30 pm at St Mary’s Church, Church Street ,Aylesbury HP20 2JJ which lies just a short distance from the Museum our usual venue for talks. Francesca Murray, is a gardener and garden history enthusiast. …Find out more »
Sunday 23 May 2021 - date for your diary Hedsor Park Gardens and House Open for NSPCC Alexander Shephard, a member of the Buckinghamshire Gardens Trust, is planning to open Hedsor Park Gardens and House on Sunday 23 May 2021 in aid of the NSPCC, subject to the Coronavirus situation. Hedsor Park Gardens has a wonderful collection of Rhododendrons which featured in our ‘Gardens begin at Home’. Further details will be published in the new year.Find out more »