St Mary's Secret Garden

St Mary's Secret Garden
(Photo: Gavin Gardiner)
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Open:
Saturday 10:0020:00
Description:

St Mary's Garden provides social and horticultural therapy, training & volunteering opportunities for people particularly those who are disabled or have ill health. Gardening & Outreach services are offered including planting and sensory workshops and housing estate planting.


There are several 'rooms' in the garden: herbaceous borders, a herb and sensory area, vegetable garden, woodland with beehives, orchard, pond, a wildlife meadow and a greenhouse - all maintained by beneficiaries and volunteers. Highlights include our ‘Wish You Well’ garden, Silent Space area and our Therapy Shed


Awarded the Green Flag Community Award and judged ‘Outstanding’ for London in Bloom.

Director:
Paula Yassine
Activities:
On sale: organically grown plants and vegetables, homemade jams, chutneys, and honey. 'Pop-up' cafe with snacks and homemade cakes.
Entrance:
Corner of Pearson and Appleby Streets
Nearest postcode: E2 8EL
Sells tickets.
Journey Planner
Buses:
26, 48, 55, 67, 149, 242, 243, 394
Station:
Hoxton
Cycle hire station:
Hoxton Station (Map)
Toilets:
Disabled toilet on site.
Access:
Fully accessible.
Dogs:
Dogs on leads
Further information: