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The Gardens of Monimail Tower

Monimail Tower Project, by Letham, Fife KY15 7RJ
The Gardeners of Monimail Tower Project
T:07505 424905 monimailtower@posteo.uk
Current Openings:
Sunday 14 July & Sunday 4 August, 10am - 4pm (2024)
Admission by donation.
Nominated charity: Monimail Tower Project Ltd 60%.
Description: Monimail tower gardens is situated in the Howe of Fife, a 19th century walled garden and orchard, built around a 15th century tower, the remains of Cardinal Beaton's summer palace. The garden has been an organic vegetable garden since 1985. We are now developing flower beds, but very much in a natural and wildlife friendly way. You will find peacefulness and tranquillity, but not the formality associated with walled gardens. It is a haven for invertebrates and birds. The garden hosts a site for allotments for local people and the woodlands and orchard are open to the general public all year round with a carpet of snowdrops, aconites, then followed by wild garlic in spring. The garden has a marvellous aspect sloping south, surrounded by ancient yew trees and an orchard. The tower is open to visitors and hosts a little museum. You can climb up to the roof and enjoy a beautiful view.

Directions: Monimail Tower Project is situated in Monimail, a hamlet on the road between Letham and Collessie

The listing location on a map.