Welsh Historic Gardens Trust Ymddiriedolaeth Gerddi Hanesyddol Cymru

Welsh Historic Gardens Trust Ymddiriedolaeth Gerddi Hanesyddol Cymru

Charity information

Welsh Historic Gardens Trust Ymddiriedolaeth Gerddi Hanesyddol Cymru

The Welsh Historic Gardens Trust (WHGT) promotes the appreciation, recording, protection, and conservation of historic parks and gardens in Wales.

Founded 1989

  • Mission statement

    The Welsh Historic Gardens Trust aims to: Raise the profile of parks and garden heritage in Wales which make such a rich and varied contribution to our landscape; Promote interest and enjoyment in the beauty and diversity of Welsh parks and gardens including the famous and less well known, large and small, formal and picturesque, to the widest audience possible to ensure their survival for future generations; Promote the restoration and conservation of threatened parks and gardens which are of special historic interest in Wales; Research and document the garden history of Wales, an important element of the historic and cultural identity of the Nation.

  • Aims

    Welsh Historic Gardens Trust Ymddiriedolaeth Gerddi Hanesyddol Cymru aims to:

    • To protect and conserve historic parks and gardens in Wales.
    • To establish the Welsh Historic Small Grants scheme to provide grants for small conservation projects,and to promote public access and enjoyment of historic parks and gardens in Wales.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1989

    Registered Charity Number: 1023293

    Board members: 21

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 200

    Phone number: 01558 668 485

    Address: WHGT c/o Aberglasney Gardens Llangathen Carms SA32 8QH

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  • WHGT Small Grants Scheme

    A 25th anniversary funding scheme to provide grants for small conservation projects of gar... More