A family exploring the grounds of Polesden Lacey, Surrey

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Our gardens, parks, cafés, shops and countryside locations are open to visit. Subject to government confirmation, we're planning to reopen houses in England and Wales from 17 May, and in Northern Ireland from 24 May. Advance booking for visits helps us keep everyone safe and socially distanced. At quieter times such as weekdays, booking shouldn't be necessary, but to guarantee entry we recommend booking in advance, especially at weekends and bank holidays. Please check the property webpage before you visit and follow government guidance.

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A winding woodland path lined with bluebells

Bluebells near you 

As restrictions ease, more of our places are opening, and just in time for bluebells to be flowering. You can discover the best places near you to see these delicate blooms, find out why bees love bluebells, understand how we look after bluebells at places we care for and get planting tips from our gardeners.

Magnolia tree in flower at Trelissick, Cornwall

Join in Blossom watch 

Blossom is a delightful sign that spring is here, with warmer weather, bluer skies and buzzing wildlife to go along with these floral displays. We’re asking you to look out for blossom on your local walk and share your sightings with #BlossomWatch on social media.

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