Learning Activities


There are a range of learning opportunities for adults, including horticultural training, history of the gardens, etc. :

WORKSHOPS e.g. propagation, pruning

GARDENER’S WALKS (free with admission) – monthly walks focusing on seasonal interest, including a September Apple walk devoted to the historic collection of apples and their cultivation.

GUIDED TOURS with refreshments can be arranged for groups of 10 or more to focus on the social and horticultural importance of the gardens.

TRAINING – individual training (including First Aid) is offered to volunteers, and there are occasional places for work experience.