First and foremost it is a lovely garden created from recycled industrial products themed gardens in skips hence the name including an amazing greenhouse made from recycled windows a work of art in. The architect was stephen geary who exhibited a model of the kings cross at the royal academy in 1830.
The story garden is just the place for an adventure with the kids the skip garden is set to return to the king s cross development with a new permanent space in 2022.
Skip garden kings cross. Each session ends with a beautiful home cooked meal prepared with love by the skip garden kitchen team. Or is that a skip garden. The skip garden is a highly unusual and innovative space.
The skip garden is set to return to the king s cross development with a new permanent space in 2022. Join the team for a scrumptious healthy lunch speciality teas coffees and handmade sweet treats. Our garden and cafe will close on saturday 26th october 2019 as we will be moving to our new site the story garden.
The skip garden kitchen is back. Kings cross pond and skip garden. Our skip garden is now available for venue hire so if you re seeking a unique space in the heart of london for aw.
In the meantime global generation the charity behind the skip garden project has opened a new community garden tucked behind the british library. So if you haven t done so yet pop over and say hi. Did you know king s cross is home to a garden of skips.
You ll find more information about the skip garden move here. The unpopular building was demolished in 1845 though the area kept the name of kings cross. No hard hat needed.
A tour around the kings cross skip garden. The garden of a thousand hands. The upper storey was used as a camera obscura while the base housed first a police station and later a public house.
After a short break for the winter the café reopens on saturday 4 february. The skip garden and skip garden kitchen are open tuesday to saturday from 10 4pm with lunch service from 12pm 2pm. Come to the skip garden on wednesday evenings from 5pm 7 30pm for a twilight gardening session.
An ingenious way of repurposing an object you d otherwise think of as a giant piece of rubbish to hold well. You will work alongside the global generations gardeners who love to share their knowledge on growing food in the middle of the city. In the meantime global generation will still be running events for the local community in kings cross.