Birmingham Heritage: Secret Gardens
Discover hidden green spaces in Handsworth and gain access to the magical walled gardens behind nine striking Georgian houses on Hamstead Road.
As part of Birmingham Heritage Week 2019, come along on a specially extended version of the most popular of Legacy West Midlands walking tours, the Secret Gardens of Handsworth.
Discover hidden green spaces around the Handsworth area and gain access to the magical walled gardens behind nine striking Georgian houses on Hamstead Road, which are usually closed to the public. Find out the fascinating story of Colin Simms and his campaign to save and restore these beautiful buildings along with their stunning gardens, which reflect a wider story of change and regeneration within the Handsworth area.