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Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre Gardens

Altogether there are a 3000 trees and shrubs at the Jodrell gardens. These form the Lovell Tree Collection, which was started by Sir Bernard Lovell in 1972, and opened to the public in 1976. Trees, seeds, and plants were gifted to Sir Bernard on many of his visits to observatories, universities and space projects around the world.

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Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre Gardens Macclesfield Cheshire East GB SK11 9DL


    Opening times

    Closing times: 6th November 2017 to 26th November 2017 Gardens close at 4:30pm 27th November 2017 to 21st January 2018 Gardens close at 3:30pm 22nd January 2018 to 25th February 2018 Gardens close at 4:30pm 26th February 2018 to 28th October 2018 Gardens close at 5pm

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