Monthly garden update: August As Autumn begins in earnest, Garden Manager Andrew Bentley reflects on the end of summer Generally in the gardening world August is a ‘quiet’ month. There's a lull from frantic activity as plants (including weeds!) [...]
An afternoon of talks on representing and experiencing the garden in the eighteenth-century Atlantic world. This event is organized by the Southampton Centre for Eighteenth-Century Studies in conjunction with the Sydney Intellectual History Network. It is free to attend, but [...]
Our new herb garden, in a section of the Walled Garden here at Chawton House Library, was officially opened by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire, Mr Nigel Atkinson, on the 14th of July. It is a tribute to Elizabeth [...]
Since April this year Rebecca has had the opportunity to train for two days per week in the beautiful gardens of Chawton House Library.
The glorious gardens here at Chawton House Library are bursting into bloom just in time for Chawton Open Gardens this weekend!