London Parks & Gardens Trust

Bloomsbury to Shoreditch and back

Mecklenburgh Square

Mecklenburgh Square

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Directions

Turn left into Mecklenburgh Place and follow the road round to the right and then turn left into Mecklenburgh Square.

If you are visiting this garden on Open Garden Squares Weekend, be careful to check the opening times.

Description

Mecklenburgh Square was developed by the Trustees of the Foundling Hospital in 1810-20. Although not much of the private gardens can be seen from the street, the architecture, restored after bomb damage, is worth seeing.