Friends of the Harris Garden

The Harris Garden is situated on the Whiteknights campus of the University of Reading, Berkshire, UK. It is an important amenity and access is granted to all who wish to visit.

The Friends of the Harris Garden is a charitable organisation which was founded in 1987 to support the development of the garden, in partnership with the University.


About the Harris Garden

One of Readings hidden treasures” – Sarah Fleming, a visitor to the Garden, quoted in the Reading Chronicle.

“ For me it’s a lovely large area near the centre of the town, it is something for the whole family to enjoy, there is a lot to learn” - Heather Skinner, Plant Heritage County organiser.

Come and enjoy this interesting garden which is a haven of peace and tranquillity situated on the campus of the University. The planting provides year round interest and is open daily from 9am to dusk.