Bisham Open Gardens

Please note
This event ran in 2017 but we don't yet have this year's details. When we get them, we'll add them, but in the meantime we include below event information from last year to remind you about the event.

 approx 8 gardens opened Bisham, near Marlow, Berkshire
Sunday 18th June 2017
12.30pm to 5.30pm

Enjoy a lovely afternoon out in the picturesque village and parish of Bisham.

Historic twist to this poplar event with Gardens in the old village and at the Marlow Bridge end - Ferries from Grange cottage to the Church - Visit the historic icehouse in Bisham Woods which will be open for the day - 'Have a go with charcoal' art activity in one garden - Bid for a large topiary shark on the silent auction.

Three of the gardens are riverside, some have chickens and all are interesting. Visit a beautiful Yellow Book garden with wonderful views to the spectacular Marlow Weir. Follow the track across Town Farm, (open for the day), admire the views to Winter Hill on the way to the historic old village and the icehouse in the woods. Take a ferry from Grange Cottage to the riverside 12th century All Saints Church (exhibition of photographs of Bisham). Browse in Riverside Nursery to get ideas for your garden.

BBQ/quiche and salad lunches available (vegetarians catered for). Teas with homemade cakes and light drinks available.

All proceeds go to All Saints Church, Bisham.

Plant sales:  There will be plants and bird boxes for sale.

Cost:  6.00 per adult to visit all gardens, Bisham Church and the grounds of Bisham Abbey. Programme with historical notes. Children under 12 free, half price for 13s - 16s. Ferry trips are available for an additional small donation.

How to get event passports:  Tickets available on the day at All Saints Church Bisham, Bisham Abbey entrance, White Walls, Quarry Wood Road, and at other gardens along the route.

Contact the organisers:  Email:

Directions:  Main Parking at Riverside Nurseries (browse while you are there),Temple Lane and Bisham School (next to the Church) and Quarry Wood Road.

Location:  Berkshire.  Use Sat Nav postcode: SL7 1RT (please verify before travelling)

Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.