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Our Aims

London Parks & Gardens Trust aims to increase knowledge and appreciation of parks, squares, community gardens, cemeteries, churchyards – all those places that form London's open space network.

Trust members – amateurs and professionals – provide and enjoy lectures, walks, day trips, children's programmes, a newsletter and journal, research and an inventory of historic green spaces.

The Formation of the Gardens Trust

A Powerful New Voice for Britain's Parks and Gardens.

Press release on the formation of TGT »

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London Gardens Online

Information on over 2,500 spaces across Greater London is now available at This information is derived from the Inventory of London's Green Spaces of Local Historic Interest, one of the Trust's biggest projects. It was researched with the valuable participation of many people.

The aim is to appeal to a broad range of users - from casual garden visitors to local residents, local historians, students, schoolchildren and teachers, planning authorities, architects, landscape designers, estate agents as well as tourists and visitors to London.

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London Gardens Online celebrates more than 8,000 visitors in one week! News release (PDF 130KB)


Celebrating 300 years of Capability Brown's stunning landscape designs.

London Parks Discovery Project

Parks Explorer

This internet-based project helps schools get the maximum benefit from their local parks and open spaces.

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Parks & Gardens UK

Parks & Gardens UK is the leading on-line resource for historic parks and gardens providing freely accessible, accurate and inspiring information on UK parks, gardens and designed landscapes and all activities concerned with their promotion, conservation and management.

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Garden Square Committee Seminars 2015

Lexham Gardens

Are you a committee member of a garden square in the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea? If so, you may be interested in a series of evening seminars, starting on 28 September, covering a range of topics relating to their care and management. Sponsored by TLC, they are free to attend.

Further information and booking

If you are from another borough and are interested in attending this type of event, please email Kate for more information.

The Cover of London Landscapes no. 40
The cover of the current London Landscapes

Contacting us

Duck Island Cottage
St James's Park
London SW1A 2BJ
Telephone 020 7839 3969

Please note that the office is usually manned only on Wednesdays.

London Historic Parks & Gardens Trust is a registered charity, no1042337, and a company limited by guarantee registered in England & Wales, no 2935176.

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