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Middleton Hall Plant Fair

21st July at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

£3.

The grounds are a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) including a nine acre lake, noted Walled Garden and a children’s play park. Adjacent to the grounds are the RSPB reserve, Middleton Lakes.

Middleton Hall has a special place in the history of our understanding of plants. It was the home of Francis Willughby, the naturalist an original Fellow of the Royal Society and it was here that he brought his teacher and friend, the first great English naturalist, John Ray. Ray compiled his Catalogus Angliae here, one of the first attempts at a comprehensive listing of British plants.

Today there are large and small walled gardens, herbaceous borders, orchard and sunken garden.

There is an adjacent Craft Centre, with specialist shops and cafe.

Admission: £3:00 (Half standard price) includes entry to gardens, hall and free entry to the plant fair (Under 18’s free).

Free parking.

Dogs on leads welcome.

Details

Date:
21st July
Time:
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Cost:
£3.
Website:
http://www.middleton-hall.co.uk

Organiser

Plant Hunters’ Fairs
Phone:
01270811443 or 07716990695
Website:
http://www.planthuntersfairs.co.uk

Venue

Middleton Hall Trust
Middleton
Tamworth , Staffordshire B78 2AE United Kingdom
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Phone:
01827 283095
Website:
http://www.middleton-hall.co.uk/