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9–10 June 2018

9–10 June 2018

Dalston Eastern Curve Garden

Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 11:00–22:30
Sunday 11:00–22:00

Activities

Gardeners available Saturday, 2-5pm to answer questions. Café, pizzas.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

13 Dalston Lane, next to the Hackney Peace Carnival Mural
Nearest postcode: E8 3DF

Buses

30, 38, 56, 67, 76, 149, 242, 243, 277

Stations

Dalston Junction, Dalston Kingsland

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Some bark paths and grass - can be difficult for wheelchairs.

Dogs

Dogs on leads

The Garden

This 'secret' and award-winning garden is hidden behind a wooden doorway next to the Hackney Peace Carnival Mural and was converted from a derelict railway line in 2010.

The wooden pavilion and Pineapple House host community and educational events as well as music, dance, cooking and relaxing. Planting includes silver birch, alder, hazel and wild cherry. Fruit, vegetables and herbs, grown in raised beds, is used in the garden's on-site licensed café. The garden is bee-friendly and tended by volunteers of all ages, rainwater is collected for watering the raised beds and all waste garden material is composted on site

Capital Growth garden: 12
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 11:00–22:30
Sunday 11:00–22:00

Activities

Gardeners available Saturday, 2-5pm to answer questions. Café, pizzas.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

13 Dalston Lane, next to the Hackney Peace Carnival Mural
Nearest postcode: E8 3DF

Buses

30, 38, 56, 67, 76, 149, 242, 243, 277

Stations

Dalston Junction, Dalston Kingsland

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Some bark paths and grass - can be difficult for wheelchairs.

Dogs

Dogs on leads

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