Credit Ross Hoddinott/2020VISION

Dulwich Village Orchard official opening event

Location: The Old Grammar School, The Old Grammar School, SE21 7AF
Join London Wildlife Trust and The Dulwich Estate to celebrate 400 years of the founding of God's Gift at Dulwich at the official opening of the new community orchard on Gallery Road. 

Event details


12:00 to 16:00
A static map of Dulwich Village Orchard official opening event

About the event

At this family friendly event you can:

· Learn about the new orchard and how you can become involved with helping to maintain it in the future.
· Enjoy a fun filled day of nature-themed family activities with London Wildlife Trust. 
· Learn about 400 years of Edward Alleyn’s gift, The Dulwich Estate and The Dulwich Village Orchard.
· Listen to local folk band ‘Lark in the Woods’

Event programme:

12:00 – 16:00: Nature inspired craft and play activities for all ages. Activities  will include:

· Arts and crafts

· Making bird feeders out of apples and sunflower seeds. 

· Making leaf crowns

· Bulb planting to brighten up the orchard in Spring There will also be traditional wood turning demonstrations from 12:00 – 3.20pm 

12:30 - 13:20: Lark in the Woods

13:20 - 14:00: Summer tree ID guided walk in the Village Orchard

14:30 - 15:20: Lark in the Woods     



Free event

Know before you go


People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wheelchair access

Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance

Contact us

Rachel Dowse