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8–9 June 2019

8–9 June 2019

The Phoenix Garden

Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–18:00
Sunday 10:00–18:00

Activities

Gardener, Duty Manager and volunteers available to answer questions. Tea & cake available and plants for sale.

Picnics allowed.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

St Giles Passage off New Compton Street (sign posted from Shaftesbury Avenue / Charing Cross Road). Garden remains open till dusk.
Nearest postcode: WC2H 8DE

Buses

8, 14, 19, 24, 29, 38, 176

Stations

Tottenham Court Road, Leicester Square, Covent Garden.

Cycle hire station

Earnshaw Street (Map)

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Refurbished paths are now accessible. Fully accessible on-site toilet.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

The Garden

The award-winning Phoenix Garden was created by local volunteers in 1984 and is the last of the Covent Garden Community Gardens. It provides a peaceful green retreat for local residents, workers and tourists and is a haven for urban wildlife, including the West End's only frog population! Formerly a car park, the garden's rubble bedrock has required a careful plant selection to suit the conditions. The garden opens daily and is a registered charity, funded through donations and grants. Awards received include the European Natur im Garten award for ecological gardening in 2016 and a Camden Design Award (2017) for the community building - designed by London-based architects Office Sian.

Community gardener: Christopher Raeburn
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–18:00
Sunday 10:00–18:00

Activities

Gardener, Duty Manager and volunteers available to answer questions. Tea & cake available and plants for sale.

Picnics allowed.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

St Giles Passage off New Compton Street (sign posted from Shaftesbury Avenue / Charing Cross Road). Garden remains open till dusk.
Nearest postcode: WC2H 8DE

Buses

8, 14, 19, 24, 29, 38, 176

Stations

Tottenham Court Road, Leicester Square, Covent Garden.

Cycle hire station

Earnshaw Street (Map)

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Refurbished paths are now accessible. Fully accessible on-site toilet.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

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