The London Parks and Gardens Trust (LPGT) is a registered charity, affiliated to the national Gardens Trust (GT). The LPGT seeks to:
Winter Lecture, 11 February: Plant Drawings at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Accurate depictions of specimens are indispensable for plant recognition, and artists have been employed at Kew since 1790. Other works have been acquired by gift or purchase, and the collection now comprises over 200,000 items. Join Lynn Parker, Illustrations and Artefacts Curator at Kew, to find out more about the collection.
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St James's Park
London SW1A 2BJ
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The office is open Tuesday to Thursday, 10am to 3pm.
London Historic Parks & Gardens Trust is a registered charity, no1042337, and a company limited by guarantee registered in England & Wales, no 2935176.
We rely on contributions, grants, sponsorship, subscriptions and bequests. If you value our work, please make a donation on line. All donations are gratefully received, and will be dedicated to the Trust’s aims and objectives.
The planning application for the UK Holocaust Memorial and Learning Centre in Victoria Tower Gardens has now been submitted.
We have been working with the Save Victoria Tower Gardens and Thorney Island Society campaign groups to oppose this application on the basis that the memorial will compromise an important green space and would be better sited elsewhere.