The National Gardens Scheme

The National Gardens Scheme

At a glance


  • Gardens and parks
  • Health and well being / research and care

Other details

Geographical remit: 
National - Britain


The National Gardens Scheme opens approximately 3.800 mostly private gardens nationally to raise funds to support nursing charities such as Macmillan Cancer Support, Marie Curie Cancer Care and Hospices UK.


The ngs opens private gardens to the public the vast majority of which can only be viewed through an ngs open day. Apporoximately £2.5M is donated currently to nursing charities annually.

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