Category Archives: Gallery/exhibition visit

February Update II

Exploring Garden History A new course at RHS Lindley Library starts 2 March 2018 for 6 weeks https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/viewevent?EFID=920&ESRC=CMS The RHS are also doing more library tours during the Early Spring Plant Show 13-14 February https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/viewevent?EFID=538&ESRC=CMS A series of Walks, Talks and … Continue reading

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January 2018 Update

Welcome to 2018: a year that promises lots of activities to interest both experienced garden historians and newcomers to the topic. Below are links to a range of events of interest to BGHG members and non-members alike and at Future … Continue reading

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SEPTEMBER UPDATE

Gresham Free Lectures This autumn, as part of the 2017-2018 lecture series, Professor Malcolm Andrews of the University of Kent will look at English Landscape: a sequence of three talks exploring how the distinctive personality of English landscape scenery evolved … Continue reading

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JUNE Update III

EXHIBITION Parks – Our Shared Heritage 27th July to 11th August 2017 10.00am – 5.00pm (except August 3rd closing at 12.30pm), at The Mall Galleries. A collaboration between The Royal Parks, the Office of Public Works and the Hearsum Collection the … Continue reading

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June Update

“Gardeners’ World at 50” A new exhibition is now open at RHS Lindley Library. Entitled Gardeners’ World at 50 the exhibition will run until 18th August. Tracing the history of this long-running TV programme the exhibition explores the programme’s influence on the development of … Continue reading

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MAY Update

BGHG Garden Visits Booking is now open for BGHG Members only for the June visit to Gloucestershire gardens and the 3-day visit to Yorkshire Gardens in September. Visit information and booking forms have been circulated to members. Advance notice of Outside … Continue reading

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MARCH 2017

2017 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817 – 1911) A small exhibition about Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Victorian botanist, plant hunter and Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, will open at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery, … Continue reading

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