Welcome to Abbey Gardens, a community garden in West Ham
surrounding part of the ruins of a
12th century abbey.

There are free garden club sessions and new gardeners are always welcome. The garden is open to visitors from dawn till dusk.


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Gardening sessions take place on
Tuesdays 1pm-3pm
Thursdays 4pm-7pm
Saturdays 10am-4pm

Summer Fair 9 June, Open Garden Squares Weekend 9 and 10 June

Join us at our FREE event for all ages.

Come and see Jamie’s Ministry of Food, Stratford prepare simple and delicious food.
Put your food story on a patch for our big community picnic rug.
Join a community garden walk starting and finishing at Abbey Gardens.
Live jazz from Arch1 house band.
Explore the garden on one of our garden tours.
Build a bug hotel.
…And there’s our ever-popular tea and cake stall.

All activities are free. Tea, cake and honesty stall produce for donations to the garden.
Those undertaking the walk are advised to wear flat footwear appropriate for walking.