Visit Derwen… we are open!
(updated 1st October 2020)
The Derwen College Garden Centre, Gift Shop and the Garden Café reopened in July.Safety measures are in place to allow you to visit with confidence. We do however politely ask you not to come on site if you have travelled from a lockdown area. We are keeping our students and staff safe. Thank you for your cooperation at this time and we hope to see you soon.
Thank you all for your support during this time. We look forward to welcoming you to the Garden Centre, Gift Shop and Garden Cafe .
Information and opening times to Visit Derwen
Visit Derwen – how to get here…
Derwen College lies just off the A5, outside Oswestry. It is approximately an hour’s drive from Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool, and just half an hour from Shrewsbury and Chester.
Park in the Garden Centre car park. You can find the to the car park is on Twmpath Lane in Gobowen.
Bus stops are close to Derwen College ensuring easy transport links to Oswestry and surrounding areas.
The ‘Gobowen Agnes Hunt‘ bus stop is just a short walk from Derwen College’s main entrance (on Whittington Road)
‘Park Hall Derwen College entrance‘ bus stop is located on Twmpath Lane. A short walk will take you from the entrance to reception along the public footpath.
A little further away from Derwen College are two more bus stops. ‘Park Hall North Drive Junction‘ and ‘Park Hall Orthopaedic Hospital‘ are a 5/10 minute walk away.
Visit Derwen by train. Gobowen Railway Station is a few minutes walk away, with direct lines to Shrewsbury, Telford, Wrexham and Chester.