Wentworth Castle and Wentworth Woodhouse – Online Talk

Date: December 14, 2020

Time: 18.00 -19.00

Location: Online

Wentworth Castle and Wentworth Woodhouse: Georgian rivals united through 21st-century restoration and public access - Dr Patrick Eyres

Cost £6 - Book here: https://bookwhen.com/londongardenstrust/e/ev-s8iq-20201214180000

Pulhamite in London – Online talk

Date: November 30, 2020

Time: 18.00 - 19.00

Location: Online

Pulhamite in London 1820-2020: How one man's rocky creation became the fashionable garden feature of the Victorian and Edwardian eras - Valerie Christman

Cost £6 - Book here: https://bookwhen.com/londongardenstrust/e/ev-svyz-20201130180000

A lecture by David Winpenny author of Up to a Point – In search of pyramids in Britain and Ireland

Date: November 26, 2020

Time: 19.30

Location: Online

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Nov 26, 2020 07:30 PM Ireland
Topic: Pyramids in Britain and Ireland
David Winpenny (Guest Lecturer )

David Winpenny is an experienced lecturer.  He is the author of 
Up to a Point – In search of pyramids in Britain and Ireland
The only book about the pyramids in the British Isles – mausoleums, memorials, garden ornaments, pumps, wellheads, boat houses, beacons, sculptures, churches, offices, shops, sports halls, swimming pools, cinemas, navigation marks and general pyramidal oddities.

Register in advance for this webinar:

A lecture on the conservation of Maudlins Pyramids, Nass, Ireland

Date: October 15, 2020

Time: 19.00

Location: Online

A lecture by Eoin Madigan about the Follies Trust's work on the conservation of the two pyramid tombs in Naas. This is an online event and you can obtain free admission by registering here: http://follies-trust.org/a-lecture-on-the-conservation-of-maudlins-pyramids-nass/

Beckford’s Tower, Bath

Date: February 27, 2020

A tour by the Mausolea and Monuments Trust, led by Dr Amy Frost. Cost £10 for members, £15 for non-members.

A Galaxy of Grottoes

Date: February 29, 2020

Time: 10.00 -17.00

Location: Malet St, London

A study day organized by the Birbeck Garden History History Group

The theme for the day will be the ever-intriguing subject of grottoes in garden history from classical times through the Italian Renaissance to their heyday in Britain of the 18th century, and will include a session on the problems and practicalities of their restoration.
Venue: Institute of Historical Research, Wolfson Room, North Block Senate House, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU. (Nearest undergrounds are Russell Square and Goodge Street)

Monteath Mausoleum Open Days

Start date: September 28, 2019 - End date: September 29, 2019

Saltfleetby Prospect Tower Open Day

Date: September 21, 2019

Time: 9.30am - 4pm

Location: Saltfleetby Lincolnshire

Pope’s Grotto Open mornings

Start date: March 16, 2019 - End date: June 22, 2019

Location: Radnor House School, Twickenham

More chances to see inside Alexander Pope's intriguing and unique underground grotto. Open on 16th March; 18th May; 8th, 15th and 22nd June all at 10.30am to 12.30pm

The Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill Exhibition

Start date: October 20, 2018 - End date: February 24, 2019

Location: Strawberry Hill, Twickenham

This exhibition brings back some of Horace Walpole's original art collection that was dispersed in 1842 in a great sale.