Charity Garden Open Day: Hugh Miller’s Birthplace Cottage & Museum
Domestic gardens, including the garden of wonders, created in 2008, with its theme of natural history, features fossils, exotic ferns, ornamental letter-cutting and a mystery stone. The sculptural centrepiece of this award-winning small but beautiful area is a scrap metal ammonite created by Helen Denerley. While at the birthplace, see the cobbled courtyard and the garden room - space for re ection and walk around the garden named after Hugh’s wife, Lydia. The crescent-shaped, sandstone path of fragrant climbing roses, herbs and wild plant areas which re ect Miller’s own love of nature and curiosity in the natural landscape. Directions: By road via Kessock Bridge and A832 to Cromarty. Twenty-two miles north east of Inverness.
12:00pm-5:00pm. Normal NTS admission applies. All donations welcome.. Proceeds to Maggie’s, Queens Nurses, NTS Garden Fund & Perennial
Church Street, Cromarty, Highlands IV11 8XA
Sun 28 May 2017