St Petersburg: Summer Palace "Heritage in Bloom" Exhibition
St Petersburg's Summer Palace - Heritage in Bloom Exhibition - June 21st to August 31st 2018
This exhibition featured carefully selected photographs chosen by The Russian Museum for display from the many members of the European Historic Garden Network, of whom we are a member. We were honoured to have three photos of The Peto Garden chosen for the exhibition as one of just 22 gardens European historic gardens featured, with a total of 48 photos on display from across 10 different countries.
On the opening day of the exhibition 17 representatives of local embassies and other organisations from the UK, Germany, Sweden, Denmark and Spain joined the opening ceremony. In the first five days the exhibition was looked at by c. 40,000 visitors.
If anyone is visiting St Petersburg this week please do visit the beautiful gardens at the Summer Palace and support this wonderful exhibition. Further information can be found at this link: https://igardens.ru/en/event/heritage_in_bloom/
With huge thanks to the European Historic Garden Network (EHGN) who put us forward for this exhibition and to those at the Russian Museum who were kind enough to select us. For more information on the EHGN and the many wonderful historic gardens to visit across Europe, please follow this link: https://wp.eghn.org/en/european-garden-heritage-network-eghn/
Two other UK gardens were also featured in the exhibition: The Trentham Estate and Arley Hall, whose websites are here should you wish to visit them: