Things to see & do

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We have events for everyone all year at Emmetts Garden. Events include nature walks, star-gazing evenings and learning new skills.

Garden Tours

A few of our gardeners at work

Make the most of your day by joining a tour of Emmetts Garden. Starting at midday, guides take you through the various sections of Emmetts Garden highlighting rare specimens and pointing out seasonal features.

Family fun

Emmetts Garden is the perfect place to unwind with the family. There's space for a picnic in the meadow and plenty of games and toys in the log cabin.

A walk on the wild side

Happy carefree days in the countryside © David Levenson

Happy carefree days in the countryside

There are plenty of walks available around Emmetts Garden to suit different abilities. Link up with Chartwell or just stroll around the Kent countryside - the choice is yours.


Track down the treasures © NT

Track down the treasures

Geocaching is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and have an excuse to be on your phone. Pick up a GPS tracker form the Visitor Centre or download an app on your phone and see what things you can find hidden at Emmetts Garden and the surrounding countryside.

50 things challenge

50 things to do 

Are you up to our 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ challenge? Ask us for a scrapbook and tick off some of the things on the list while you're here.