Colby Woodland Garden

Memorial at Colby Woodland Garden

Colby’s hidden wooded valley is full of surprises. With an industrial past and a secret garden, it’s the perfect place for heritage hunting and natural play.

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What's on 

A close-up of a queen bee at Colby Woodland Gardens, Pembrokeshire

Busy Bees at Colby Woodland Garden 

It’s a hive of activity at Colby Woodland Garden as we celebrate pollinator power! From wicker bee workshops to live hive days to wildflower walks to a pollinators’ trail, there's lots to enjoy.

Upcoming events

Spring photography competition

Fri 24 May 2019
10:00-17:00
If you’ve captured a great seasonal shot during your visit to Colby Woodland Garden, then why not enter our photography competition? We’re looking for photos that showcase the best of spring and the ever-changing landscape. By entering you’ll...

Busy Bees: Wicker bee building workshops

Sat 25 May 2019
10:00-10:45
Get crafty this half-term and help us build our giant wicker bee in the Walled Garden. Join wicker artist Melanie Bastier for a guided workshop as you get involved with weaving parts of our bee together!

Colby explorer trail

Sat 25 May 2019
10:00-16:00
Go on an expedition at Colby as you tackle our explorer trail. During your quest, you'll trek through woodland and our wildflower meadow as you search for the resident wildlife. Complete the trail and you'll be rewarded with a victory prize!

Busy Bees: Pollinators’ trail

Sat 25 May 2019
10:00-17:00
Celebrate pollinator power this summer as you take on our nature trail around the Walled Garden and Wildflower Meadow. Discover the busy buzz of our resident pollinators, learn more about the important role these creatures play in the...

Busy Bees: Guided bee walks

Sat 25 May 2019
11:00-12:30
Did you know that there are approximately 275 different species of bee in the UK? Join bee specialist Clare Flynn for a guided walk around the gardens to find out more about these charismatic creatures and Colby’s resident pollinators.

Colby twilight walks

Wed 29 May 2019
20:30-22:00
Visit Colby at twilight and see the woodland garden in a whole different light. Go on a guided walk to see the bats and beasties that enjoy this special place at night.
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Eating and shopping

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History

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Wildlife

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Our work

Gardener Geraint Hughes

Behind-the-scenes at Colby Woodland Garden 

Gardeners Geraint Hughes and Christine Bevan share a monthly insight into the work taking place in the gardens and the seasonal sights and scents.

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Get involved

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Places to stay

Exterior of The Cwms, a holiday cottage at Colby Woodland Garden

Places to stay 

If you’re looking for a break away in Pembrokeshire, try one of the National Trust’s holiday cottages. Go on, be our guest.