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Holme Pierrepont NGT Event

posted 16 Oct 2017, 12:24 by Erica Thomson   [ updated 17 Oct 2017, 00:26 ]


Nottinghamshire Gardens Trust

A Fun Introduction to Garden History in Ten Objects

Saturday 4th November 2017 – 10am to 4.00pm Holme Pierrepont Hall, Nottingham, NG12 2LD


Interested in gardens? Want to know more about their history, who made them and why? Come and find out more at this fun day with a serious purpose! Hands-on investigation of some garden-related objects and lively illustrated lectures; opportunities for discussion and ideas for further reading and research.

Join Garden Historians David Marsh and Philip Jones at this Nottinghamshire Gardens Trust event at Holme Pierrepont Hall, including a guided tour of its beautiful gardens by owner, Robert Brackenbury.

Tickets via https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/fun-introduction-to-garden-history-in-ten- objects-with-nottinghamshire-gardens-trust-tickets-38818210312 £20 for Friends of Nottinghamshire Gardens Trust, £25 for non-members, children under 15 free.


Nottinghamshire Gardens Trust

A Fun Introduction to Garden History in Ten Objects

Saturday 4th November 2017 – 10am to 4.00pm Holme Pierrepont Hall, Nottingham, NG12 2LD

Draft Programme

10.00

Registration and tea

10.30

Introduction, Nottinghamshire Gardens Trust

10.40

Garden History in Ten Objects – David Marsh

12.00

A History of Gardens and Gardening in 40 minutes, putting the ten objects in context - David Marsh

12.45

Lunch

13.45

Tour of Holme Pierrepont Hall gardens

14.45

An Introduction to the Historic Gardens of Nottinghamshire - Philip Jones

15.15

What have we learned / what can we do next? - David Marsh & NGT

15.30

Tea and close


Please email tamsinmcmillan@gmail.com for further details.