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8–9 June 2019

8–9 June 2019

British Medical Association Council Garden

British Medical Association Council Garden
(Photo: Janne Watson)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00

Activities

The garden will showcase local community organisations who use gardens to improve the health, well-being and nutrition of patients and communities in London. A pop up exhibition on social prescribing.  Café open.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Via main entrance to BMA House in Upper Woburn Place, opposite NE corner of Tavistock Square
Nearest postcode: WC1H 9JP

Buses

59, 68, 91, 168

Stations

Russell Square, Euston

Cycle hire station

Cartwright Gardens (Map)

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Wheelchair access to garden by prior arrangement only

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

The Garden

The British Medical Association is the home of the UK's professional association for doctors. This picturesque garden is a hidden central London gem. It was built on the site of Tavistock House, once the home of novelist Charles Dickens, on the corner of Tavistock Square. Architect Sir Edwin Lutyens designed the garden and today it is planted extensively with medicinal herbs. The garden centres on an oval pond and is home to an abundance of physic plants, showcasing the continuing role of plants in contemporary pharmacology.

Gardener: Ms Daniela Sikora
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00

Activities

The garden will showcase local community organisations who use gardens to improve the health, well-being and nutrition of patients and communities in London. A pop up exhibition on social prescribing.  Café open.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Via main entrance to BMA House in Upper Woburn Place, opposite NE corner of Tavistock Square
Nearest postcode: WC1H 9JP

Buses

59, 68, 91, 168

Stations

Russell Square, Euston

Cycle hire station

Cartwright Gardens (Map)

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Wheelchair access to garden by prior arrangement only

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

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