Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 28TH APRIL 2013

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14th February 2013†until†28th April 2013
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Floriculture: Flowers, Love and MoneyBeginning in 17th century Covent Garden, Floriculture tells the story of the cut flower trade from those early times, when the central London square was a flourishing fruit and veg market, to today's blooming £64 billion industry. The perfect way to spend Valentine's Day, the exhibition at the Garden Museum includes paintings which reveal the art of floristry and their symbolism. Not just pretty to look at, flowers play an important role in marriage, funerals and are often loaded with meaning. Examples used to illustrate changing tastes in floral design include the 1961 marriage of the Duke and Duchess of Kent and Shane Connolly's floral creations for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding in 2012.

About Garden Museum

Situated in the restored church of St Mary-at-Lambeth, adjacent to Lambeth Palace on the banks of the River Thames, the Garden Museum provides an insight into the history and development of gardens and gardening in the UK. The museum houses one of the finest public displays of garden tools and garden related artefacts and curiosities in the country, as well as an intriguing collection of garden related ephemera. More about Garden Museum

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9 minutes walk
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12 minutes walk
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Waterloo East Railway Station
12 minutes walk
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12 minutes walk
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Library Street NCP
15 minutes walk
Elephant and Castle NCP
17 minutes walk

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18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 6 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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Tate Britain, Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 8 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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Beyond The Book: An Exhibition Of Artists Who Use Books As Their Medium
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 12th and 15th to 17th Jul 2014 - Various Times
Long & Ryle, 4 John Islip Street, SW1P | 11 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
An exhibition of artists who use books as their medium. Participating book artists include: Ellen Bell, Jonathan Mathew Boyd, Yvette Hawkins, Samantha Y Huang, Alexander Korzer-Robinson, ...More
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London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 20th September to 20th December 2014
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London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 6 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Entertainment >
10 Leake Street, SE1 | 10 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
County Hall, 5 Chicheley Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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Jewel Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Abingdon Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 7 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Parliament Square, St Margaret Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 7 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Shopping > Books
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
27 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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I Knit London
London > Shopping > Clothing
106 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
Stocking a wide range of yarns, needles, patterns and accessories, I Knit London started as a knitting community in Vauxhall in January 2006, meeting at the ... More
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49-51 Black Prince Road, Lambeth, London SE11 | 5 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
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London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
North Court, 1 Great Peter Street, , Westminster, London SW1P | 6 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Education > English Language Courses
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London > Education > Careers Services
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The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 33 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
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Jubilee Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
48 Parliament Street, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 11 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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Two Chairmen Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
39 Dartmouth Street, SW1H | 12 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Nightlife > Bars
340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 13 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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The Tapster
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
3 Brewers Green, Buckingham Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 14 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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Fire
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 14 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
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Emmanuel Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 8 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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London > Business > Venue Hire
9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 8 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 8 minutes from Floriculture: Flowers, Love and Money
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Garden Museum events

Gardens And WarGardens And WarExhibition at the Garden Museum examining the way in the which the domestic garden has been utilised by the state and by civilians at times of war.1st September 2014Wednesday 24th December 2014 Where:
Garden Museum, † Lambeth Palace Road† † † SE1 7LB
Category: event
Gardens And War
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Home & Gardens
PRICINGAdmission is included with entry ticket to the main museum galleries
DATES1st September to 24th December 2014
VENUEGarden Museum†
Exhibition at the Garden Museum examining the way in the which the domestic garden has been utilised by the state and by civilians at times of war....†More about this event

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