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8–9 June 2019

8–9 June 2019

Carlton House Terrace - Waterloo Place West Garden

Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–16:00

Activities

Picnics allowed.

Entrance

Gate on west side of Waterloo Place
Nearest postcode: SW1Y 5ER

Buses

3, 6, 9, 12, 13, 15, 23, 88, 94, 139, 159, 453

Station

Piccadilly Circus

Cycle hire station

Waterloo Place (Map)

Public toilets

Piccadilly Circus (Map)
Saturday 07:30-24:00
Sunday 10:00-23:00

Access

Raised stone threshold at gate. Firm paths

Dogs

Dogs on leads

Conditions

Please note we are unable to sell tickets at this garden: only existing ticket holders can be admitted.

The Garden

This garden was developed on part of the former royal garden of St James’s Palace, when Regency architect John Nash built the surrounding Carlton House Terrace. Since 1832 it has been managed by the Crown Estate Paving Commission. The garden underwent restoration in 2008 and its 19th century character has been retained with serpentine paths, trees and shrubs. There are handsome railings and a number of statues, including a memorial to Battle of Britain RAF commander, Sir Keith Park. The original path network has been reinstated and the garden has been replanted to reflect the more woodland nature of the gardens.

Judy Fish: Head Gardener
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–16:00

Activities

Picnics allowed.

Entrance

Gate on west side of Waterloo Place
Nearest postcode: SW1Y 5ER

Buses

3, 6, 9, 12, 13, 15, 23, 88, 94, 139, 159, 453

Station

Piccadilly Circus

Cycle hire station

Waterloo Place (Map)

Public toilets

Piccadilly Circus (Map)
Saturday 07:30-24:00
Sunday 10:00-23:00

Access

Raised stone threshold at gate. Firm paths

Dogs

Dogs on leads

Conditions

Please note we are unable to sell tickets at this garden: only existing ticket holders can be admitted.

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