The City Garden

A rural idyll in urban East London

Share your memories of 'The City Garden'

Do you remember this mural being painted? What does it mean to your community? Do you or one of your neighbours appear in the mural? We want to build an archive of interviews, audio and video of people's memories of this mural. Please get in touch to share your story.

This mural is under threat

Where to find it

199 Kingsland Road, Hoxton, E2 8AN

Turn right out of Hoxton station to head north along Geffrye Street - the rear of the Geffrye Museum will be on your left. At Pearson Street turn left. On reaching Kingsland Road look diagonally across the road to the right. The mural is on the south elevation of the end of the row of shops.
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Colours

#AA99BB #AA8899 #778866 #99AABB #667788 #99CCAA #779988

Dimensions

8 m x 16 m Person for scale

Materials

  • Paint: Paint Tile: Mosaic Tile: Mirror tile

Funding

  • Arts Council
  • Hackney Council - Housing
  • Hackney Council - Planning

How to get there

Bus
67, 149, 243, 394
Train
Hoxton
Tube
Hoxton

© London Mural Preservation Society 2017