Open Gardens

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Every year local gardens allow visitors to enjoy their beauty, either as part of the National Gardens Scheme or independently.

20 Beechwood Avenue, Kew TW9 4DE
Sun 15 May & 19 June, 5.30-7.30pm
A small town garden, with a minimal design layout. £5 entry, inc wine

Kew Green Gardens, Kew Green
Sun 22 May, 2-6pm, Sun 5 June, 6-8pm
Beautiful gardens at 65, 69, 71 & 73 Kew Green are open this year. The gardens show a range of profusely planted borders, formal gardens, terraces and lawns, with wild areas (pictured bottom, opp. page).
Entry £6-£8, refreshments

Petersham Open Gardens
Sun 22 May, 11am-5pm
10 diverse gardens, ranging from picture-perfect cottage gardens to grand and ornate designer landscape (pictured top and bottom). Combined entry £10. petershamopengardens.org

Barnes Open Gardens
Sun 22 May, 2-6pm
Around 15 gardens will be open in Barnes this year, with a wonderful range of different gardens to suit every plant lover. Tickets can be bought in advance (£7 or £9 on the day) – more details at fishhelp.org.uk

7 St George’s Road, St Margarets TW1 1QS – The Raworth Garden
Sats 4 & 18 June, 6-8pm
Bog garden, waterfall and conservatory with rare plants (middle pic). £6 entry, inc wine

26, 59, 61 Marksbury Ave, Kew TW9 4JE Fri 10 June, 6-8pm
Three new gardens open to the public in Kew. One features many native New Zealand plants, another includes separate areas not visible from the house.
£7.50 combined entry, wine

Trumpeter’s House, Richmond TW9 1PD
Sun 12 June, 2-5pm
This two-acre garden is the original site of Richmond Palace. Long lawns down to the river, clipped yews, box parterre and unusual shrubs and trees. The ancient Tudor walls are covered with roses.
£5 entry, homemade teas

31 West Park Rd, Kew TW9 4DA
Sun 19 June, 2-6pm
Modern botanical garden with an oriental twist, including a reflecting pool and rotating willow screen. £5 entry

Barnes Open Gardens
Sun 22 May, 2-6pm
Around 15 gardens will be open in Barnes this year, with a wonderful range of
different gardens to suit every plant lover (middle picture.)
Tickets £7 or £9 on the day – more details at fishhelp.org.uk

7 St George’s Road, St Margarets TW1 1QS – The Raworth Garden
Sats 4 & 18 June, 6-8pm
Bog garden, waterfall and conservatory with rare plants (top picture). £6 entry, inc wine

Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability
West Hill, Putney SW15 3SW
Sat & Sun 18-19 June
Part of the Open London Squares weekend, organised by London Parks and Gardens Trust.
Tickets £14, 11am-4pm. opensquares.org

Roehampton Club
Roehampton Lane SW15 5LR
Sat & Sun 18-19 June
Another garden opening as part of the Open London Squares weekend (bottom picture).
Tickets £14, 11am-4pm. opensquares.org

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