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The Bear Shop

Norwich

Considered to be based on a design by Gertrude Jekyll, The famous Bear Shop has a small terraced garden hidden behind a C15 house in the historic Cathedral Quarter of Norwich. Enjoy the tranquillity of the riverside and beautiful, cobbled Elm Hill. The walled garden is full of flowering plants, old roses and yew topiary with plenty of places to sit and enjoy this secret space.
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    Considered to be based on a design by Gertrude Jekyll, The famous Bear Shop has a small terraced garden hidden behind a C15 house in the historic Cathedral Quarter of Norwich. Enjoy the tranquillity of the riverside and beautiful, cobbled Elm Hill. The walled garden is full of flowering plants, old roses and yew topiary with plenty of places to sit and enjoy this surprising and secret space.

The Bear Shop- Canceled

Refreshments:

On this day, this garden is open by arrangement, which means that you will have to contact the owner to arrange visits for groups.

Pre-booking essential, please go to our events page to book your tickets.

Admission by donation

Admission:
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  • Child:

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  • Regular opening
  • Open by arrangement only
  • Cancelled opening
Owner Information

Robert Stone

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How to find us

The Bear Shop
Elm Hill
Norwich
Norfolk
NR3 1HN

Norwich City Centre.
  • More detailed directions
    From St Andrews, L to Princes St, then L to Elm Hill. Garden at side of shop through large wooden gate & along alleyway.
Accessibility information

Wheel chair access is limited to the upper level of the garden.

More about The Bear Shop

Considered to be based on a design by Gertrude Jekyll, The famous Bear Shop has a small terraced garden hidden behind a C15 house in the historic Cathedral Quarter of Norwich. Enjoy the tranquillity of the riverside and beautiful, cobbled Elm Hill. The walled garden is full of flowering plants, old roses and yew topiary with plenty of places to sit and enjoy this surprising and secret space.

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