Gardenmother's Garden at Sloss Quarters

Presented by Birmingham Historical Society and Alabama Cooperative Extension System at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham AL

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Gardenmother's Garden at Sloss Quarters

Located adjacent Birmingham Historical Society’s 1905 house in Sloss Quarters, where industrial workers once lived and raised their food and medecine chest, the garden recreates a home garden of the early 20th century, the days before commercial fertilizers, hybrid seeds, and highly mechanized practices. Then and now, plots separated by gravel walks, are laid out for a family’s vegetables, kitchen and medicinal herbs, fruits and flowers. The garden is open to the public during Sloss visitor

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ADMISSION INFO

Free

Contact: 205-251-1880

Email: bhistorical@gmail.com

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

The garden is open during visitor hours at Sloss Furnaces: Tuesday-Saturday, 10-4 and Sunday 12-4.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark

20 32nd Street North, Birmingham, AL 35222

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