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St Paul's Woodland Garden

St Paul's Woodland Garden
(Photo: Anne Greig)

The Garden

In 2018, a quadrant of the churchyard at St Paul's, in the heart of Camden, was identified for the creation of a community garden. The area had been left untouched for 15 years.

The churchyard is bordered by 19th century plane trees, and the team took inspiration from these, developing a space consistent with what you might find at the edge of a woodland canopy. This hidden woodland garden enables people from all walks of life, some of whom are the most vulnerable in the community, to access gardening and green space and so enjoy the benefits that participation can bring. The team at St Paul's Woodland Garden believes that gardens and nature can have a transformative impact on people’s lives.

Garden Project Leader: Ben Ledden

Further information on London Parks & Gardens Inventory

Visitor Information

Sunday 11:00–15:30
Pop-up café selling homemade cakes and cordials, as well as hot drinks.
Picnics allowed.
Through church gates and to your right.
Nearest postcode: NW1 9XG
Map of nearby bus stops
Camden Road [Overground], Camden Town [Underground]
Disabled toilet on site
Level access
Dogs on leads

Getting here

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