Learning about the Chelsea Flower Show

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Chelsea Flower ShowIf you are planning to visit the 2016 Chelsea Flower Show, then you have come to the right place, as this article will discuss everything you need to know about the upcoming show.

Dates

The show will be held from the 24th of May till the 28th of May 2016.

Location

The show will be held in Chelsea, London at the Royal Hospital. One of the easiest ways to get to the location is to use public transport.

Cycling

If you want to cycle your way to the Chelsea Flower Show, then you should know that the bicycle stations will be will available at the Burton’s Court.

Train

London Victoria is a good option if you want to travel by train.

Bus

If you are travelling in a bus, then you can depart from the Victoria Station, as the buses leave the station from 7 am till 5 pm every day. The bus numbers that will help you in reaching the venue are 11, 137,211, 360, and 452.

Fees

The tours for the event start from £179 and include coach travel, accommodation (with breakfast), and hotel to venue commute.

Timings

The timings of the show are from 8am till 8pm. If you want to avoid the rush, then go early in the morning or late in the evening. If you are a RHS member, then go on the member’s day as there will be fewer people then.

Frequently Asked Questions

Some of the frequently asked questions are:

Chelsea Flower ShowWhat Should I Wear?

Wear comfortable shoes and carry an umbrella with you in case it starts raining.

What Should I Carry?

It is recommended that you don’t carry anything heavy. If you plan on having a picnic, then keep your belongings in the cloakroom.

What Are Some Must See Places?

It is recommended that you checkout the show gardens, themed flower gardens, courtyard gardens, and the urban gardens.

Is the Place Wheelchair Friendly?

Yes, in fact there are 26 manual wheelchairs and 3 motorize scooters available in the facility.