Chelsea Fringe 2015 – Villa Monastero – Lake Como Events
Chelsea Fringe is a modern and independent garden festival, started in London in 2012. It’s entirely run by volunteers, and every year for three weeks it organizes in many cities cities across the UK and the world events and initiatives to make the creative and artistic side of gardening known.
Reccomended by Grandi Giardini Italiani, Villa Monastero and its botanical garden, in Varenna, will take part to the 2015 edition of the Chelsea Fringe festival, for the first time in Italy.
During the event the participants will have the opportunity to explore, guided by museum educators the wonderful botanical garden of the villa, that extends for two kilometers along the shore of Lake Como, and that includes more than 500 botanical species from all over the world: they will appreciate the many plants species, and the wonderful seasonal flowering of the roses.
The tours in the botanical garden of Villa Monastero will be free, and to participate you only need to buy a ticket for the garden or the house museum. For further information, please visit the official website of Villa Monastero.