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9-10 June 2018

9-10 June 2018

The Phoenix Garden

The Phoenix Garden
(Photo: Andrew Meredith)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–18:00
Sunday 10:00–18:00

Activities

Support the charity by becoming a Friend of the Phoenix. Subscription £12 per year. Alternatively, donate any amount via our website.  All donations directly support the work we do. Our gardener will be in attendance to answer questions about the plants, and volunteers from the charity will also be in attendance to answer any non-plant related questions.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

St Giles Passage off New Compton Street (sign posted from Shaftesbury Avenue / Charing Cross Road). Garden remains open till dusk.
Nearest postcode: WC2H 8DE

Buses

8, 14, 19, 24, 29, 38, 176

Stations

Tottenham Court Road, Leicester Square, Covent Garden.

Cycle hire station

Earnshaw Street (Map)

Public toilets

Leicester Square (Map)
Saturday 00:00-24:00
Sunday 00:00-24:00

Access

Refurbished paths are now accessible.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

Please note that, because of landscaping works, a portion of the garden may not be accessible this year.

The Garden

The Phoenix Garden is the best-kept secret of London’s West End. Open daily, it provides a peaceful green retreat for local residents, workers and tourists and is a haven for a wide range of urban wildlife.

Created by local volunteers in 1984, this is the last of the Covent Garden community gardens. It demonstrates what can be achieved with ingenuity upon a bedrock of West End rubble. Plants are chosen to suit difficult growing conditions and to support a wide range of wildlife species.

The Phoenix Garden is a registered charity managed by an enthusiastic team of volunteers and funded through donations and grants. Awards received include Natur Im Garten ecological garden accreditation in 2016, and a Camden Design Award in 2017 for a new community building.

Community gardener: Christopher Raeburn
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–18:00
Sunday 10:00–18:00

Activities

Support the charity by becoming a Friend of the Phoenix. Subscription £12 per year. Alternatively, donate any amount via our website.  All donations directly support the work we do. Our gardener will be in attendance to answer questions about the plants, and volunteers from the charity will also be in attendance to answer any non-plant related questions.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

St Giles Passage off New Compton Street (sign posted from Shaftesbury Avenue / Charing Cross Road). Garden remains open till dusk.
Nearest postcode: WC2H 8DE

Buses

8, 14, 19, 24, 29, 38, 176

Stations

Tottenham Court Road, Leicester Square, Covent Garden.

Cycle hire station

Earnshaw Street (Map)

Public toilets

Leicester Square (Map)
Saturday 00:00-24:00
Sunday 00:00-24:00

Access

Refurbished paths are now accessible.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

Please note that, because of landscaping works, a portion of the garden may not be accessible this year.

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