• The Herbarium
  • The  Garden in June
  • Fireplace

The South London Botanical Institute (online only)

Unknown

place
323 Norwood Road, SE24 9AQ
info_outline
Family activities during open house, Refreshments, Toilets

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Brixton
train
Nearest train: Tulse Hill
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Bus routes: 68, 196, 322, 468
Brick-built Victorian villa with sweeping drive. Few interior changes since 1910 when A O Hume founded the SLBI. Lecture Room with bespoke wallpaper designed around plants and herbarium specimens with a nod to Hume's Indian connections.

Access

Saturday 19th

group
  • Regular tours every 30 mins (1.30pm-4pm) max 25 per tour
  • Regular tours every 30 mins (1.30pm-4pm) max 25 per tour

Wednesday 23rd

event
  • A virtual guided tour of the Lambeth home of botany at 7pm (Talk)

info_outline This building is open free of charge at other times of the year

Pre-booking is required for this building

Design

Original design
Unknown, 1863
Type
Event, Online, Institution/profession
Period
Victorian