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The Gibberd Garden, Harlow

(4.4/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
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  • Sir Frederick Gibberd was an architect e.g. Liverpool Catholic Cathedral, Town Planner for Harlow New Town and Landscape Architect, for instance, here! We had not heard of him before we found this gar...  more »
  • Bit of a long walk to Garden; nearly needed a taxi! expected loads of snowdrops as advertised, sure there were clumps of them dotted around, restaurant had to queue 15 minutes for, wont bother next ye...  more »
  • What a lovely garden! Perfect place to visit on a Spring day, Full of interesting sculptures as well as beautiful trees and plants. The house is interesting too in a quirky way. The lady who gave us a...  more »
  • A lovely peaceful setting with beautiful garden around which are 70+ pieces of sculpture. Not all of the pieces of sculpture will appeal to everyone but isn't that what art is about. The house and the grounds belonged to Frederick Gibberd who designed, amongst other things Liverpool Cathedral and as a town planner the original Harlow New Town. The volunteers who open the house and grounds are very knowledgeable about Frederick Gibberd, his life, his work and the pieces of sculpture. I visited in May 2016 and paid an entrance fee of £4.00 for the gardens and £1.00 for the house and I felt that was excellent value for money.
  • Brilliant place for children and adults to explore
  • Great place to spend a couple of relaxing hours. Discivering sculptures a rt every turn. My favourite are the daffodils. Take your camera. There is also a cafe where excellent value food can be found.
  • Great garden and activities for the kids!