Gardens Illustrated Festival

Friday 17/04/15 00:00 - 18/04/15 00:00

Malmesbury Abbey. Town Hall and sacred Cloister Gardens

Join us in the Cotswold market town of Malmesbury for the new Gardens Illustrated Festival. Enjoy a fascinating programme of talks from leading experts, garden tours and workshops. You can also browse our marquee located within the Abbey grounds where you can buy from carefully selected nurseries and gardening suppliers, and sign up for our Plant or Design Clinics to help sort your gardening queries.
Leading experts and gardening VIPs Dan Pearson, Alys Fowler and Sarah Raven will be amongst the star guests descending on Malmesbury next year when the historic town plays host to the inaugural Gardens Illustrated Festival. Taking place on the evening of Friday 17 April and all day on Saturday 18 April, the Gardens Illustrated Festival will feature a fascinating programme of talks, garden tours, and photography and garden art workshops, plus the opportunity to buy from a carefully selected gathering of the country's finest nurseries and suppliers of beautiful garden products. The marquee is also where you'll find our Plant and Design Clinics with experts on hand to help. Bring problem plants, photographs, design plans and any specific queries you have - sign up for a slot and talk through your queries with an expert. Admission to the festival marquee is free, and prices for the talks start at £13.50 each. The Friday evening talk is priced at £25. To find out more including the full line up, and to book your tickets, visit or call 0871 230 7156 (calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras)