While in second lockdown non-essential shops, pubs, restaurants and gyms all closed, garden centres were able to remain open along with schools, universities and colleges. Residents were left disappointed by the light displays in 2019 after a disastrous Christmas In July event and have been wary to return for the festive season lights this year. 1/10 Travel the World in 55 Acres The safety of members, guests, staff and volunteers is the Garden’s primary concern. ... “We all wanted to stay open … There are a number of lush themed gardens to explore like the Ancient Forest, the Hawaiin Native blooms or even the Subtropical woodlands. The Garden is Open. Book a time slot to Kew Gardens or Wakehurst before you visit. Boris Johnson's new month-long second wave coronavirus lockdown will see non-essential retail and hospitality closed from 5 November. Both Kew Gardens and Wakehurst are open in the daytime (although some of our buildings are closed). We hope to see you soon. As the country emerges from a second lockdown, and into a new tier system, the rules are slightly different. With the city’s 8.6 million residents on lockdown, more than 400 acres of teeming botanical gardens now sit vacant during their most spectacular season. Join us for a future event or exhibit or simply make a reservation to roam and enjoy the Garden’s beauty. After closing in early August because of the second wave of COVID-19, the Royal Botanic Gardens will reopen on Saturday for those lucky enough to live close by. The Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden (WSNBG) has entered the 2020 festive season with a point to prove. PUBLISHED: 21:38, Tue, Nov 3, 2020 ... Botanical gardens have been listed under “businesses and venues to close”. Desert Botanical Garden is here to help you enjoy the beauty of the desert and care about it. Botanical Gardens Reopens After COVID-19 Shutdown ... From June 15 through June 30, the Gardens will be open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day … UCLA Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden [Currently Only Open To Students And Staff] This 7.5-acre urban oasis is located on the UCLA campus in Los Angeles. Latest Update: Garden Open, Holiday Free Days 12/25 & 1/1/21, Bookstore & Plant Arbor Open Fri-Sun, Library Children's Books To Go. Glow Wild at Wakehurst is also still going ahead. By Myriam Toua. Lockdown to 2 December set to close England botanical gardens - but garden centres exempt UPDATED. In line with updated government advice around Tier 4 restrictions, Christmas at Kew will re-open on 30 December. SA’s Botanical Gardens open for exercise under Covid-19 lockdown rules After 4 long months we will finally be allowed to stretch our legs in Gauteng’s Botanical Gardens from Monday August 3rd, 2020 as long as everyone obeys the following rules : But, are garden centres open in the second lockdown? 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