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C&W F&DA 2007


Garden Organic, Ryton. Visitor Centre


Ryton on Dunsmore,
West Midlands,


The UK's national centre for organic gardening has a major tourist attraction - The Vegetable Kingdom, a fully interactive visitor centre telling the story of Britain's vegetables. Fun for all the family.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowedFacilities for visually impaired

Restaurant won 'Best Restaurant' in the Coventry & Warwickshire Food and Drink Awards 2007.

Opening Details

Open all the time

Daily 9am-5pm. Closed Christmas week.


Adults, £4.50 Children (5-16 years), £2.00 Concessions, £4.00 Children under 5, FREE. Admission is free to the restaurant, shop and coffee shop.
HDRA members enjoy free entry on production of a valid membership card.
Prices may alter on Special Events days with a nominal entrance fee for members


Mike de Courcey Travel Ltd provide a service that help visitors get to Ryton Organic Gardens from central Coventry.
Directions: The new service (581) operates between Coventry Pool Meadow bus station and the gardens. Direct buses leave Stand T at 11:15am and 12:15am (the journey takes 38 minutes). This service also connects with the 580, which travels between Ryton on Dunsmore (about 1 mile from the gardens) and Coventry railway and bus stations for those wishing to arrive earlier and for the return journey to Coventry.Please call 024 7630 2656 for full timetable information.Timetable information available here:

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Coventry station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired

Restaurant won 'Best Restaurant' in the Coventry & Warwickshire Food and Drink Awards 2007.

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