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Barbican Wildlife Garden, Fann Street

Barbican Wildlife Garden, Fann Street
(Photo: Anna Barclay)

The Garden

A green gem in the Square Mile, the Barbican Wildlife Garden is devoted to the enhancement of biodiversity. More than 300 species of wildlife have been recorded, including the lesser stag beetle and house sparrow. Garden features include two ponds, a meadow, an orchard, a bird hide and a woodland edge habitat. Awards include the RHS and London in Bloom Level 5 Outstanding 'It's Your Neighbourhood Award' for the fifth year running in 2022 and the RHS National Certificate of Distinction in 2021. The garden is also a Grade II Site of Borough Importance for Nature Conservation.

Team Leader / Joint Lead Volunteer: Nicolas Martin Guerra / Joanna Rodgers

Further information on London Parks & Gardens Inventory

Visitor Information

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday 10:00–17:00
Plants for sale. Refreshments including homemade, garden-inspired snacks.
Picnics allowed.
Fann Street
Nearest postcode: EC2Y 8BR
Map of nearby bus stops
Barbican, St Paul's, Farringdon, Old Street, Moorgate.
Cycle hire station
Aldersgate Street (Map)
Public toilets
Smithfield (Map)
Open Saturday 09:00-17:00
Open Sunday 09:00-17:00
Mulch/woodchip paths – relayed for easier wheelchair access
Working assistance dogs only

Getting here

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