Aims & Objectives

The Decimus Burton Society was set up to achieve the following aims and objectives:

  • The creation of a central resource point, containing a collection of material relating to Decimus Burton and his work, with links to material in other places.

  • The holding of talks and lectures relating to Decimus Burton and his work.

  • The arrangement of visits to Burton-designed buildings, places and landscapes.

  • The publication of research into Decimus Burton and his period.

  • The encouragement of students and others to study and appreciate Decimus Burton’ work.

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Palm house Kew jan17 46 by Thomas Erskin