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Inner Temple Garden

Inner Temple Garden
(Photo: Paul Debois)

The Garden

This three-acre hidden oasis in the heart of the City is located within the historic Inner Temple precincts, and was named Best Large Garden by Flowers in the City 2021. Cultivated since 1195, deep herbaceous borders envelop the garden with a vibrant display of foxgloves, alliums, and sweet rocket during June. Meadows across the garden are thriving with wildflowers, bulbs and wildlife, making you forget you're in the city. Specimen trees, some approaching 300 years old, are at home here with sprawling habits, alongside the timber greenhouse housing a succulent and cacti collection. A regal broad walk lined with London Planes offers unrivalled views of the Thames.

Head Gardener: Sean Harkin

Further information on London Gardens Trust Inventory

Visitor Information

Open
Sunday 13:00–17:00
Activities
Picnics allowed.
Entrance
Crown Office Row, via Tudor Street security gate or Middle Temple Lane.
Nearest postcode: EC4Y 7HL
Buses
4, 11, 15, 23, 26, 63, 76, 100, 172, 388
Stations
Temple, Blackfriars
Cycle hire station
Temple Gardens (Map)
Toilets
Toilet on site
Access
Access via a level path with a couple of slight inclines.
Dogs
Working assistance dogs only
Conditions
Professional photography by prior arrangement.

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