Ashridge Estate

Bridgewater Monument in spring at Ashridge, Herts

Important notice -

There is a high risk of fires on the estate - take care when disposing of cigarettes. No fires/BBQs allowed. Due to hot weather this weekend there will be no hot food and the café will close at 3pm. Service will resume as normal on Monday.

Ancient trees, rolling chalk downlands and lush meadows in an area of outstanding natural beauty

Ashridge Estate

Things to see and do

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What's on 

Upcoming events

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Eating and shopping

Girl drinking tea

Eating and drinking at Ashridge

Enjoy a delicious selection of hot and cold food, drinks and snacks from our outdoor café which is open from 10am – 5pm Monday – Friday. Every cup of tea or slice of cake you buy helps us look after this special place.

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Our work

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Large fallow buck at Ashridge Herts

Deer at Ashridge Estate

The fallow deer are an integral part of the landscape at Ashridge and a much-loved feature of this historic estate. Find out about their history here and how we manage them.

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Ancient settlements on Ivinghoe Beacon at Ashridge Estate

The history of Ashridge 

From Iron Age earthworks, monasteries and palaces to First World War practice trenches, Ashridge has a vast history.

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