Facilities & access


  • Refreshments are available in the Emmetts Garden shop
  • Emmetts Garden shop
  • Free parking
  • Suitable for school groups (booking before arrival required)

Family & children

  • Baby-changing facilities
  • Children's trails and activities every day
  • Discovery Cabin with garden games which are free to use
  • Pushchairs and baby back-carriers admitted


  • Free disabled parking bays
  • There are manual wheelchairs which are available to borrow at the Visitor Centre
  • Buggy transfer to the top of the hill available from the car park
  • Easy access toilet in the Visitor Reception and the main toilet block next to tea-room
  • Grounds – tarmac paths available in the main areas but there are still steep slopes. The other paths are uneven. Caution: Sheer drop at end of shrub garden