Gardens and Parkland

There’s lots to see and do in Belton’s great outdoors. The formal gardens, pleasure grounds and boating lakes provide a charming place for a stroll that is continually changing throughout the seasons. While the parkland is a great place to play ball games or take the dog for a walk, with lots of lovely picnicking spots too.

Daffodils and the house reflected in the mirror pond

Belton's spring gardens

Step into spring with a stroll around Belton's vibrant gardens

The North Front at Belton House, a restoration country house built 1685-88

Changing Seasons at Belton

Find out what you can do at Belton in each changing season.

Spring blossom in front of Belton House

Walking at Belton House

Find out where to spot our favourite seasonal highlights on your strolls around Belton.

Fawn in Belton's Parkland

Belton Park walk

This delightful walk at Belton Park passes key features of ancient woodland and the site of a deserted medieval village.

Children in the maze at Belton House, Lincolnshire

Discover the maze at Belton House, Lincolnshire 

The maze at Belton House was laid in 1890, but later removed. Hedges were planted to recreate the garden puzzle in 2000, and it's now a source of entertainment for the whole family.

Belton’s sundial was made famous in Helen Creswell’s book ‘Moondial’

Belton's Moondial walk

Go back in time at Belton House as you wander the formal gardens to explore the Moondial trail.

Belton’s sundial was made famous in Helen Creswell’s book ‘Moondial’

The tale of time on Belton’s Sundial

Visit the Moondial exhibition at Belton this summer and see the Sundial being repaired in the garden.

Dog walking at Belton

Dogs at Belton

Explore Belton with your four legged friend.