Walled Garden: More Sneak Peaks

Walled Garden: More Sneak Peaks

As progress continues on establishing the secret garden, we invite you to have a sneak peak!

 

06.08.2016

With the main building works completed the Museum team with the help of Walled Garden volunteers and local artist Cleo Mussi have been working hard on the soft landscaping.

With the Learning Pavilion and Entranceway complete the next stage of the project is to plant the borders and finish getting the space ready for visitors. 

In recent weeks, volunteers have been hard at work behind the garden walls, concentrating on planting out the new garden borders and keeping up with weeding, weeding and even more weeding!! Thanks to the creative vision of local artists-gardener Cleo Mussi, a striking planting plan has been devised which will eventually fill the garden with swathes of glorious colour.

Thanks to the support of our hard working volunteers we are much further ahead of the planting than we anticipated.  Therefore, we've decided to provide special sneak peeks of the secret garden as it is now!  This will happen every Sunday in August between 2pm and 4pm. 

When you visit you'll see that thanks to the huge support and involvement from all parts of the local community, and from funders, the work to create the Garden is almost complete. 

The Walled Garden will be fully open from the weekend of October 8th and 9th. Special events are planned as part of the Museum’s programme for the garden – keep a look out for announcements on our website www.museuminthepark.org.uk

The Friends are continuing to fundraise for project to help with planting and the purchase and installation of a pergola (garden arch).  More information on the Friends can be found on the Museum Friends page.

Click here to read more on the Walled Garden Project.

 

Older Blog Items

10.10.2016

Walled Garden - Now Open!

The Walled Garden is brought back to life...

 
16.09.2016

Walled Garden - Secrets to be revealed

A lot has been happening in the background in the Walled Garden...

 
06.08.2016

Walled Garden: More Sneak Peaks

As progress continues on establishing the secret garden, we invite you to have a sneak peak!

 
 
Blog Archive

29.03.2017 Walled Garden - Springing into Life
10.10.2016 Walled Garden - Now Open!
16.09.2016 Walled Garden - Secrets to be revealed
06.08.2016 Walled Garden: More Sneak Peaks
17.06.2016 Walled Garden - Bad at keeping secrets!
03.05.2016 Walled Garden - News from behind the walls
29.01.2016 Walled Garden: Rain, rain go away, come back...
30.11.2015 Walled Garden - Growing
22.09.2015 Walled Garden - The Wombles would love it!
17.08.2015 Walled Garden - Entranceway build starts
06.07.2015 Walled Garden - remains on track
30.03.2015 Walled Garden - Awards and Inspiration
13.02.2015 Walled Garden - major milestone reached
09.12.2014 Walled Garden - A Critical Path
08.11.2014 Walled Garden - Taken a Peek Recently?
10.10.2014 Walled Garden - the colour palette
11.09.2014 Walled Garden - When will it be finished?
10.08.2014 Walled Garden - Pavilion Tops-Out!
08.07.2014 Walled Garden - The structure rises!
10.06.2014 Walled Garden - A Happy Place!
06.05.2014 Walled Garden - building work to start
17.04.2014 Walled Garden - Volunteers need your vote...
02.04.2014 Walled Garden - Let's Celebrate!
14.03.2014 Walled Garden - The first public 'drop in' event held
09.02.2014 Walled Garden - A dedicated education building for the Garden
06.01.2014 Walled Garden - from dereliction to life
15.11.2013 Walled Garden - the essentials...
30.09.2013 Walled Garden - latest from the ground
25.08.2013 Walled Garden - ACE activities

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