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London Open Gardens 8-9 June 2024

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Portman Square

No longer opening for London Open Gardens 2024.

Portman Square
(Photo: Anna Barclay)

The Garden

 Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, this garden will not open for London Open Gardens 2024.

Henry William Portman developed the first square on 200 acres around 1780, and it was immediately popular as it neighboured buildings designed by Robert Adam and James ‘Athenian’ Stuart. First laid out as a wilderness, it was re-landscaped in the early 1900s, and today there is a private one hectare garden square shaded by magnificent plane trees; alongside there is a children’s play area and a tennis court. The secluded and peaceful garden won a Silver award at the London Gardens Society competition in 2018.

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Visitor Information

Open
Activities
Children's play area.
Entrance
West side of square, opposite Hyatt Churchill Hotel
Nearest postcode: W1H 7BH
Buses
Map of nearby bus stops
Stations
Marble Arch, Bond Street
Cycle hire station
Portman Square (Map)
Public toilets
Barrett Street (Map)
Open Saturday 07:30-23:00
Open Sunday 10:00-18:00
Access
Level access
Dogs
Working assistance dogs only

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