Public Service Update

From the 19th July 2021 we are launching our new online catalogue with an integrated booking system.  There will also be changes to our public service due to the lifting of Covid restrictions, in line with Government guidance.

See here for further details.

 

Welcome to the Gloucestershire Heritage Hub community garden

Welcome to the Gloucestershire Heritage Hub community garden!

 

Heritage Hub garden: formal garden     Heritage Hub garden: volunteer shelter

The formal part of the garden                                                               The volunteer shelter - a great place to relax

 

On these pages you can find information about the history of the garden site, how the garden came to be created, and some of the things you can find in it.

 

Heritage Hub garden: flowers and bee     

A bumblebee leaps from flower to flower                             One of our apple trees

 

We'd love for you to come and visit the garden! You can find it at the Heritage Hub, Clarence Row. The site is open between 9 and 5 every weekday. Drop in on your way into town; grab a takeaway coffee and relax on one of our benches; you can even play some of our garden games - anyone for giant Jenga? There's lots to see including a wildlife pond, wildflower meadow, beehives, and some amazing original art.

 

Heritage Hub garden: mosaics     

Mosaics in the formal garden by TomatoJack Arts                                      "The Archivist" by Natasha Houseago

 

We even have some raised beds available for members of the community to plant their own things in. Please email archives@gloucestershire.gov.uk if you want to find out more!

 

     

Community raised beds. Why not take one on?                Wildlife pond

 

Check out our other garden information pages:

An Oasis For All

How Does Your Garden Grow?

Make Yourself at Home

Whispers of the Past

Keeping a Healthy Ecosystem

The wildlife pond

The Friends of Gloucestershire Archives shrub border

 

Image credits: Phil King

Help us improve Heritage hub

Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.