Ashridge Estate

Golden Valley in winter at Ashridge Herts

Ancient trees, rolling chalk downlands and lush meadows

A view of Ivinhoe Beacon on the Ashridge Estate Herts

Activities at Ashridge Estate

Whether you're on foot, bike or horseback we have mapped out different trails to help you get the most out of your visit.

Lesser celandine in woodland at Ashridge Herts

Adventures at Ashridge 

Looking forward to discovering something new this spring

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Capability Brown Anniversary exhibition

Wed 22 Feb 2017
Come and admire Capability Brown's work at Ashridge in this fascinating exhibition

Root and branch: tales of trees at Ashridge

Sat 04 Mar 2017
Come along to the opening of our brand new exhibition.

Easter Crafts

Mon 03 Apr 2017
Make some crafts and have a fabulous Easter at Ashridge.

Cadbury egg hunt - early bird offer

Mon 10 Apr 2017
Hop along to Ashridge this Easter for our annual Cadbury egg hunt.

Gentle Stroll - Signs of spring

Wed 12 Apr 2017
Join our knowledgeable volunteers to look for signs of spring close to the visitor centre

Cadbury egg hunt

Fri 14 Apr 2017
Hop like a bunny along our Easter trail and receive a chocolate bunny as a prize.
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You're sure to find that special something

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The varied wildlife on the Ashridge Estate

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Groups Visiting Ashridge

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Get involved

A volunteer with tools Ashridge Estate

Volunteer with us 

We're always on the lookout for like-minded people to become new members of our team. Here at Ashridge we have a range of volunteer roles to suit all ages and levels of experience. Have a look and join us.

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Ancient settlements on Ivinghoe Beacon at Ashridge Estate

An extensive history to explore 

From Iron Age earthworks and First World War practice trenches to monks and kings, Ashridge has a history to appeal to many interests.