Things to see & do

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Wildlife Discovery Area

Children exploring the parkland of Anglesey Abbey

Children exploring the parkland of Anglesey Abbey

The Wildlife Discovery Area is the perfect place for children to have fun in the great outdoors. Start your adventure at the Inspiration Station in reception.

Build dens, watch birds and bugs in their natural habitats, experience the story telling circle, draw a picture of your of the day and much more. Don't forget to climb to the top of the giant Lime Tree Lookout Treehouse.

Life 'below stairs'

Domestic staff at Anglesey Abbey

Visit our recently restored Domestic Wing in the House to discover 'life below stairs' at Anglesey Abbey in the 1960s.

Open for general viewing Wednesday - Sunday, 11am -5pm (last admission 4pm)

Go wild

Autumn at Anglesey Abbey

Explore the open parkland, woods and meadows - catch the autumn leafs as they fall from the trees and kick your way through the mounds they form when the wind piles them up.


Explore the 13th-century Augustinian priory, now a luxurious country home

We run garden tours throughout the year showing seasonal highlights.

Experience a day in the life of Lord Fairhaven on our House tours every Tuesday.

Tours are bookable when you arrive at reception.

Garden walks & trails

One moment to capture together

Enjoy a short stroll on the Spring & Summer highlights walk (30 mins), the Winter Garden & Riverside walk (40 mins) or the longer Woodland Path & Hoe Fen Trail (1hr30m).

Community Wall

You will find our Community Wall at the entrance to the garden just beyond the Visitor Centre.

Please share your pictures, drawings and comments - either post them in the letterbox or e-mail them,


Local walks

Explore the beautiful countryside around Anglesey Abbey on our 4.6 mile circular walk taking in the fenland waterways and Stow-cum-Quy. We also have a Heart Beat Health walk every Thurs at 1:30pm

Plant Centre

Plants and other gifts available at the Plant Centre

Inspired by what you've seen in the gardens? 

Visit our Plant & Garden Center where we stock a range of seasonal plants and garden furniture .