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Wirksworth Hidden Gardens and Courtyards

 approx 32 gardens open Wirksworth, near Matlock, Derbyshire
Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th June 2023
12.00noon to 5.00pm

This ancient town has a wide variety of intriguing courtyards and gardens that are often hidden from view but which offer glimpses of delight as you wander around the streets and alleyways.

The weekend gives a unique opportunity for visitors to look behind the walls and enjoy our private spaces where every size and type of garden and courtyard is to be found.

Visitors follow a garden trail around the town centre of Wirksworth, with home made cakes and teas en-route.

All proceeds will this year go to local organisations and charities linked to Wirksworth Town and our International Charity, Study Guatemala.

Plant sales
Plant sales will be taking place at Greengates and at the Secret Orchard Nursery.

Cost
5.00 adults, concessions 4.00, accompanied under 16s free.

How to get event passports
Tickets will be sold outside Waltham House (opposite the Memorial Gardens).

Number of gardens
Approximately 32 gardens will be open, but the total may vary from day to day - please contact the organisers if you need exact numbers.

Contact the organisers
Phone: 01629 822 539
Email: wirksworthgardens@hotmail.co.uk
Web: http://www.wirksworthopengardens.co.uk

Directions / Parking
Wirksworth is situated three miles from Matlock, 9 miles from Ashbourne and 15 miles from Derby

Toilet Facilities
There are no toilets available at this event. If this might prove problematic for you, please contact the organisers.

Location
County: Derbyshire
Postcode for Sat Nav: DE4 4DS (please verify before travelling)
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