Avon Garden Trust Events
The Trust holds regular visits and meetings to inform our members. Guests are always welcome to attend and join us in visits to some parks and gardens not normally open to the public.
Booking is required for these visits so we can cater for the numbers attending. Please use the booking forms below, or linked from each event and you will receive further details and confirmation of your place.
A booking form for Avon Gardens Trust events is available here: AGT events booking form
Advanced booking for future AGT events is advised, but late booking can always be accepted if space on the event allows.
For more information about Avon Gardens Trust Events, Email our Events Coordinator, Peter Hills.
All events are cancelled during this period of National Lockdown due to the Corona virus pandemic. As soon as we are able, we will publish our programme for 2021.
Thursday, 17 June 2021 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A private visit to the garden of Wortley House, Wooton under Edge, Gloucester. GL12 7QP This diverse garden of over 20 acres has been created during the last 30 years by the current owners includes walled garden, pleached lime avenues, nut walk, potager, ponds Italian garden shrubberies and wild flower meadows. The garden is filled with plants arbours and roses with vistas to the Cotswold countryside. We will be guided around this extensive garden by...
Tuesday, 13 July 2021 - 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
We will be led on a garden tour of this Grade I listed garden by the owner William Cartwright-Hignett or Head Gardener Troy Scott Smith. We will learn of the its design, history, planting and architecture and the recent restoration work. Iford Manor Garden has a rich history dating back to the Domesday Book and features Harold Peto’s Grade* II listed Cloisters. Cost £15 plus refreshments from the recently opened café and restaurant. Transport We...
Wednesday, 8 September 2021 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A visit to Dewstow Garden and Grottoes, Caerwent, Caldicot. NP26 5AH. This is a garden featuring many rock gardens, ponds, water features and trees, but it is only when you go below ground and you enter the subterranean world underneath that the skill and vision of the founders are revealed. This a unique 21st century garden, one of Wales’ hidden gems. Cost is £12 to include refreshments Transport We have looked into providing transport for these...