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9-10 June 2018

9-10 June 2018

Whitgift School

Visitor Information
Open

Sunday 11:00–16:00

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

School entrance on Nottingham Road
Nearest postcode: CR2 6YT

Buses

60, 166, 407, 466

Station

South Croydon

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

All garden areas accessible by wheelchair.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

The Garden

Haling Park, the estate once home to Lord Howard of Effingham, the Lord High Admiral of the Fleet sent against the Armada, is now the grounds of Whitgift School, an independent boys school. Highlights of the School’s beautiful gardens include: the formal Andrew Quadrangle, with Japanese Garden, an impressive bonsai collection and exotic birds; the Founder's Garden, a traditional walled garden, boasting colourful herbaceous borders and a maze; and the Water Gardens, which underwent a major refurbishment in 2017, featuring new waterfalls, bridges, planting schemes and additional varieties of exotic birds. The resident family of wallabies and the three species of flamingo are a very popular draw with visitors.

Visitor Information
Open

Sunday 11:00–16:00

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

School entrance on Nottingham Road
Nearest postcode: CR2 6YT

Buses

60, 166, 407, 466

Station

South Croydon

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

All garden areas accessible by wheelchair.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

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