Alongside the works, a programme of events and activities is being run: learning, arts, nature, horticulture, wildlife, play, sport, archaeology and history. The project will celebrate the fascinating history of the Gardens, with its Cosmorama, Labyrinth, Merlins Swing, Concerts, Public Breakfasts, Galas and Illuminations.
Our project started the 'Delivery Phase' on 1st February 2019:
2019: Detailed technical design, programming of works, with public events, activities, training and volunteering.
2020-21: Delivery of restoration, building works and landscaping, volunteering, and designing interpretation
2022: Continued delivery of the restoration and build, interpretation, with accompanying volunteer programme, some activities and partnership events
December 2022: Closure of the project
Read about our National Lottery Heritage Funding