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6–7 June 2020

6–7 June 2020

World Peace Garden Camden

World Peace Garden Camden
(Photo: Jonathan Bergman)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Children – tie a tag to Wall of Hope, ‘What I want the world to be like when I grow up’. Wishing-well – send your positive feelings to wish someone well, write their name and post it in the box. 15-second peace video – record a peaceful experience for the website. Music, song, poetry, storytelling, talks, art classes (weather permitting). Chi Gung classes. Puppet and fairy shows. Check website for details. Visit of Fairy Shari and Friends, Sunday 1-3pm (see poster).

Picnics allowed.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

South Hill Park NW32TS next to Hampstead Heath overground station
Nearest postcode: NW3 2TS

Buses

24, 46, 168, C11

Station

Hampstead Heath Overground Stn

Access

Not easily accessible: steps, narrow paths. Can be viewed from the road through the railings

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

no smoking vaping or alcohol

The Garden

Residents and local business transformed this former wasteland next to Hampstead Heath station into an award-winning woodland glade. Recommended by Condé Nast Traveller, this communal space features winding pathways, informal seats for appreciating performances on the stage at the bottom, three small ponds with varied planting and a place to contemplate peace. Tony Panayiotou designed the ponds and soft landscape, while Michael Wardle laid the hard landscaping. Consultants Simon Berry and Andy Darragh remain as advisers. Peace tiles created and designed by Melissa Fairbanks have been donated from Friends of the Peace Garden to greet visitors. The garden won the Time Out Love London Award for Local Culture in Hampstead (2016).

Consultant/Gardener/Landscape 2013: Tony Panayiouto Landscape Michael Wardle -Consultant Keiko Ikuta - Gardener Natasha Wood -Garden
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Children – tie a tag to Wall of Hope, ‘What I want the world to be like when I grow up’. Wishing-well – send your positive feelings to wish someone well, write their name and post it in the box. 15-second peace video – record a peaceful experience for the website. Music, song, poetry, storytelling, talks, art classes (weather permitting). Chi Gung classes. Puppet and fairy shows. Check website for details. Visit of Fairy Shari and Friends, Sunday 1-3pm (see poster).

Picnics allowed.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

South Hill Park NW32TS next to Hampstead Heath overground station
Nearest postcode: NW3 2TS

Buses

24, 46, 168, C11

Station

Hampstead Heath Overground Stn

Access

Not easily accessible: steps, narrow paths. Can be viewed from the road through the railings

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

no smoking vaping or alcohol

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