This conference, which is organized by the Landscape Conservation & Change at the Architectural Association and the Historic Royal Palaces Trust, will look at gardens as national monuments and the philosophical arguments and technical skills deployed in recent and current garden restoration. The conference will provide curators of palace gardens, conservation specialists and consultants and garden conservationists across Europe with the opportunity  to meet and compare notes.


The three-day meeting will be held in an apartment off the Clock Court at the prestigious Hampton Court and will cover  historical monuments in Croatia,  the Czech Republic,  Eastern Germany,  Poland, Russia and Slovenia.