National Garden Scheme open days

16 & 23 August 11am - 3pm

Charterhouse gardens will be open through the National Garden Scheme on 16 & 23 August - the gardens were last opened through the scheme by Col Wyley in 1930.

The house will not be open except for a guided house tour at 1pm.  

Bring a picnic and enjoy the scents and textures in our beautiful outdoor space.

Light refreshments available and plants and produce to buy.

Info

Charterhouse gardens will be open through the National Garden Scheme on 16 & 23 August – the gardens were last opened through the scheme by Col Wyley in 1930. Bring a picnic and enjoy the scents and textures in our beautiful outdoor space.

There will also be a guided house tour at 1pm.

 

Practical information

Parking is free for visitors to Charterhouse and for this event if you register on arrival at reception. See parking for more information.

Tickets

Ticket - garden only

£6/£3

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Ticket - garden + house tour at 1pm

£12/£6

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Useful information

  • Assistance dogs are welcome in the house
  • Dedicated Blue Badge parking within the car park

About

  • Supported by National Lottery players, with funding from by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Find us

By foot
You can find us on foot less than one mile from the city centre, either by walking through London Road Cemetery: Paxton’s Arboretum and across London Road, or by using the back entrance through the alleyway between 229 and 231 Humber Avenue, CV1 2AQ.

By train
We’re just a 20 minute (1 mile walk) or a short taxi ride from Coventry train station.

By bus
You can jump on the X18 (Stagecoach bus) to Stratford from Stop TS2 near Sainsbury’s in Coventry city centre, arriving on London Road right by the entrance to Charterhouse in just 10 minutes. The X18 runs every 30 minutes.

Alternatively, you can catch the 3 (National Express Coventry bus) towards Warwickshire Shopping Park from Cross Cheaping (Stop BS6) in Coventry city centre, arriving at Humber Avenue on London Road right by the back entrance to Charterhouse in just 7 minutes. The 3 runs every 15 minutes.

By car
We have a large car park available for Charterhouse visitors just off London Road (A4114).

Note: car parking charges have been recently introduced at Charterhouse car park. However, parking is free for visitors to Charterhouse and for this event if you register on arrival at reception. See parking for more information.

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