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Autumn in the garden

Although the trees were shedding their leaves and the garden was starting to look bare, it was made... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lynne P
hidden little garden

Tucked away a real little gem- free to enter but donations for upkeep welcome. Just off the high... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Loretta R
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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High Street, Chipping Campden, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although the trees were shedding their leaves and the garden was starting to look bare, it was made interesting by the information boards explaining who Ernest Wilson was and how the garden came about.

Thank Lynne P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tucked away a real little gem- free to enter but donations for upkeep welcome. Just off the high street we enjoyed our look round the plants- all with some connection with "Chinese" Wilson. Informative little display giving information about E. H. Wilson';s travels. Nice to...More

Thank Loretta R
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We enjoyed this garden, and the information board about the Ernest Wilson's travels and work in the horticultural field. The only thing that could have been better was if more flowers were in bloom. Due to the cold weather, spring blooms are almost a month...More

Thank donnabO8015OG
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Just off the busy High Street this garden proved to be a little haven, filled with plants from China where Wilson made his famous plant collecting exhibitions. The informatiom plaques tell you all you need to know about this extraordinary man. I am sure it...More

Thank Googly2010
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Tucked away off the east end of the High St, this will fascinate anyone interested in Botantical History or gardening and features many specimens collected by 'Chinese' Wilson in a really tranquil setting; geat place to spend a reflective 30 minutes or so.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Whilst exploring the area we saw a little stone archway and realised that it was the entrance to a Memorial Garden. It was a delightful little garden with several seating areas where we could sit and admire the interesting trees and shrubs. It was a...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

It is easy to miss this lovely place. I chanced upon it just walking down the road and it was lovely little garden to walk round. It only takes a few minutes but it is worth a visit. It is particularly beautiful with the autumn...More

Thank Becky G
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Memorial to a plant hunter supreme with nice examples set within the town itself, a pleasant diversion for a few minutes.

Thank Charles F
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We found this by chance on our first visit some time ago. Going back we had to visit again. It is a small well kept garden which people could very easily walk past. Please do visit and leave a donation for the upkeep as this...More

Thank anthony_j_almond
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I wouldn't travel across the country to see this ... but if you're in or around Chipping Campden, do find it - go through the gate and into the walled garden. It's a really lovely surprise - a garden honouring the historic plant-hunter from Chipping...More

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Response from grandmatricia | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I uploaded them with the review, I think. Will have to check, as you've made me wonder.
15 July 2015|
Response from Robert M | Reviewed this property |
52°03'11.3"N 1°46'40.5"W alternatively, 52.053138, -1.777928 I tried to include a link to a google maps web page, but TripAdvisor wouldn't allow it. Enjoy your visit to the Cotswolds!