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The Landscape of Normansfield

October 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Who's Attending

7 people are attending The Landscape of Normansfield

  • KERRY White
  • Liz Waters
  • Jane Harnden

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The Landscape of Normansfield

Saturday 21 October | 11am – 12.00pm

A talk and walk around the grounds to see the landscape of Normansfield including the wide variety of trees, many planted when Dr John Langdon Down came first came here in 1868. He planted extensively to create a rich landscape at his new institution for those with learning disabilities. His view being that the outside environment of trees, shrubs, paths and seating was essential in offering residents the benefit of healthy walks and fresh air. The site includes long avenues of trees planted in the Victorian period. Free. Booking not required.

Details

Date:
October 21
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Langdon Down Centre
2a Langdon Park
Teddington, Middlesex TW11 9PS United Kingdom
Phone:
0333 1212 300
Website:
www.langdondowncentre.org.uk

Organizer

Down’s Syndrome Association
Phone:
0333 1212 300
Website:
www.langdondowncentre.org.uk