Salisbury Cathedral Close Secret Gardens

 approx 11 gardens open Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sunday 20th May 2018
1.00pm to 5.30pm

Medieval Salisbury Cathedral is an iconic backdrop to the Cathedral Close, a beautiful space with wonderful old houses and gardens in the city centre.

Gardens opening to the public this year include many new gardens and some old favourites. These beautiful hidden gardens, both large and small, are tucked away from view, giving you the opportunity to explore some hidden treasures. Music by recorder group, Close Consort, and Cliff Topping, local artist, will both be wandering the gardens.

This event is in aid of the Friends of Salisbury Cathedral; refreshments available at the South Canonry, kindly provided by Bishop Nicholas & Helen Holtam with proceeds from teas to The Sudan Link.

Plant sales:  Pocock's Roses, and Portway Plants (Alabare) and some owners may be selling plants. Friends' own Bring & Buy plant stall.

Cost:  10.00, accompanied under 16s free.

How to get event passports:  Entry programmes available on the day from the tent on Choristers' Green, as you enter the Close. Programmes also available at the South Canonry, for those visitors entering the Close via Harnham Gate. Entry cost includes an Exhibition of the beautiful bo

Contact the organisers:  Phone: 01722 335 161  Email:

Directions:  The Close is in the centre of Salisbury - please use city centre car parks. Limited parking only in the Close for disabled badge holders, 6.00 payable. Follow the tallest spire in England.

Location:  Wiltshire.  Use Sat Nav postcode: SP1 2EL (please verify before travelling)

Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.
and ...
give them a gentle nudge to make a small donation to our 2018 running costs.