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Martineau Gardens

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
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Great plants and play area warm welcome

Really impressed by this community project run by volunteers. Good vegetable and herb growing... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Birmingham, United Kingdom
An oasis in the city

A really nice place to come with the kids or just on your own, this lovely little oasis feels a... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Julie W
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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A beautiful, free entry community garden. A wildlife oasis, a haven of tranquility or a great destination for outdoor adventure, there are 2.5 acres of organically managed landscape to explore. Twisting paths meander past woodland, orchard, ponds...more
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27 Priory Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B5 7UG, England
+44 121 440 7430
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Really impressed by this community project run by volunteers. Good vegetable and herb growing area. Good pond and plant area, various small hot houses. Play area I would say suitable for up to 10 year olds. Stick man trail. good plants for sale very reasonable...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

A really nice place to come with the kids or just on your own, this lovely little oasis feels a million miles from the hustle and bustle of the city. There are formal gardens to relax in or a little area of woodland, should you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Julie W
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Despite living in Birmingham all my life I have never got round to visiting before and I have missed out It’s a lovely place run by lovely people it’s a great place to visit , a little oasis in the city Nice place to take...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank loveydoveyx
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Almost on top of a very busy road junction is to be found a community garden. A real hidden gem, and a part of the countryside just 2 miles from the centre of Birmingham. A fairly inconspicuous entrance leads into a small car park. There...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank kitchenmouse2016
Reviewed 23 April 2018

I have gone past this mixed gardens for some years, usually on the bus. I went to a meeting where Caroline ,who has worked at Martineau Gardens for many years ,gave an inspirational talk, so I joined and went. It was a quiet Saturday and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AlexWembley
Reviewed 22 March 2018

I love this place. We went today for a little pootle and there is work underway (e.g. grass being laid) It'll be lovely, I'm sure, when it's finished. A total gem.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sylvie B
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Spent the afternoon with family and my little one loved it, very variety plants. Friendly staff and volunteers , Very good place for kids. We will go again.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank dja2n
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Visited the garden today. As it's Autumn many plants and trees are sleeping now. How ever still a lovely hour I spent walking around enjoying nature. The staff were lovely and friendly which makes the visit so worthwhile. I enjoyed my tranquill moments in this...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank cloud9smiles
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

A very peaceful area in an otherwise built up one. Different areas of woodland and clearings to sit in. There was not much birdlife to be seen in my visit but well worth a look and great for kids if you have a hour to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank veryannoyed1
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I was in the arearecently and called in with my dog who was welcome. The place is a real surprise, superb vegetable plots and flower gardens. You are encouraged to pick veg yourself if you purchase which I did. Also bought a lovely plant and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Kevin D
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Response from cloud9smiles | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure maybe you could contact them directly and see what the provide.