Autumn at Anglesey Abbey

As the tones of green fade in to shades of copper and red, join us at Anglesey Abbey to discover a unique garden bought and designed by Lord Fairhaven and his brother in 1926; 114 acres of magnificent gardens, and a Wildlife Discovery area full of wild adventures, all within a few miles of the historic city of Cambridge.

Explore the gardens

From formal gardens full of colour to open spaces and avenues lined with copper trees, autumn at Anglesey Abbey is not something to be missed. 

Designed to have a peak each and every season, the gardens are still providing calm spaces to walk, places to sit and photograph hot spots a plenty. Why not try the circular walk to take in the best of the autumn colour. You'll find some great spots for taking photos too.

Vibrant dahlias in the Dahlia Garden.

The gardens at Anglesey Abbey 

Find out more about our glorious gardens, from the seasonal highlights to the history and design behind them.

Dahlias in a bucket at Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire

Anglesey Abbey Dazzling Dahlias 

Join us as we celebrate Dazzling Dahlias until 30 September. Marvel at the display of colour in the Dahlia Garden and take a peek into the Formal Garden to discover the dwarf dahlia varieties.

Family fun
Anglesey Abbey Autumn Children

Anglesey Abbey's Autumn Bucket List 

Get outdoors this season and tick off all the experiences on our Autumn Bucket List! Download your bucket list here and head outside for autumnal adventures.

Two children sitting on a log by a den

Family Fun at Anglesey Abbey 

Whether you're keen to learn about history, go on a scavenger hunt, or want to burn off some energy, Anglesey Abbey has something for everyone. Find out more here and plan your adventure.

Two children sitting on a tree trunk, by a den

Hoe Fen Wildlife Discovery Area 

Hoe Fen Wildlife Discovery Area is now a hub of activity, home to wildlife such as birds, insects and butterflies, and fun-filled family adventure, there's something for everyone. Our play area isn't ready to open yet, but don't let that stop the fun! From scavenger hunts to den building, there's something for everyone to be found inside our Wildlife Discovery area.

Plan your day