Gibside’s Walled Garden: Redesign. Renew. Revive

A flower in Gibside's Walled Garden

In 2015 we launched a two year project called Gibside’s Walled Garden: Redesign. Renew. Revive (3 Rs).

The 3.5 acre walled garden had most recently been used as the visitor car park and needed developing further.

With the help of the Heritage Lottery Fund, the aim of the project is to highlight this beauty spot and encourage people not to simply walk through it, but to enjoy, admire and immerse themselves in the garden.

It will deliver an educational and engaging programme which includes a range of new tours, ‘meet the expert’ sessions, art installations and strengthening links with local universities, schools and groups.

Through the project we have created...