Bannockburn House on Tour – Japenese Garden at Cowden

6 May 2023

Visiting the Japanese Garden

Recently, Bannockburn House played host to team members from The Japanese Garden at Cowden for a tour of our House and Garden.

Last week we were given the opportunity to take part in a reciprocal visit to the Japanese Garden for a guided tour. Despite the weather being cold and windy our hosts gave us a warm welcome.
Our guide spoke about how the garden came to be, who was involved and how each aspect of the garden was designed and the symbolism of the different aspects.

After the tour, we were treated to refreshments and were shown how to create paper origami cranes.

We all enjoyed the visit and look forward to building on this partnership for the future.

You can find out more information about The Japanese Garden at Cowden here or check them out on facebook.

Are you a community group, private group, family or an individual and want to visit us? Then check out our events page for the next available tour date or if you have more specific questions about tours you can contact us at
[email protected] or using the ‘contact us’ form below.

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