Garden Museum - Gnome and away: secrets of the collection

See the Garden Museum's fascinating collection of gardening-related objects and art works before they are packed away to be cleaned and ready for installing in the renovated Museum in early 2017...
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Until October 30

You will have the chance to rifle through packing boxes and cupboards as well as see highlights such as a Victorian slide box of flora and fauna, a scrapbook of pressed flowers collected by a teenager from London bombsites, a hanging installation of antique tools and a costume display of vintage gardening gear.

Everything on show is available to adopt as part of the Garden Museum Adoption Scheme in support of the Development Project.
  • The collection is on display at the Garden Museum, Lambeth Palace Road until October 30; for more details, visit

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