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Barbican Wildlife Garden, Fann Street

Barbican Wildlife Garden, Fann Street
(Photo: Nicholas Petridis)

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 sixth year running in 2023, and the RHS National Certificate of Distinction in 2021. The garden is also within a Grade I 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

Open
Saturday 11:00–16:00
Sunday 11:00–16:00
Activities
Plants for sale. Refreshments including homemade snacks. Garden poet in attendance.
Picnics allowed.
Entrance
Fann Street
Nearest postcode: EC2Y 8BR
Buses
Map of nearby bus stops
Stations
Barbican, St Paul's, Farringdon, Old Street, Moorgate.
Cycle hire station
Aldersgate Street (Map)
Toilets
Toilet on site
Access
Mulch/woodchip paths – relaid for easier wheelchair access
Dogs
Working assistance dogs only

Getting here

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