Walking along the family trail at Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors, Derbyshire

Days out

Where do you want to go?

You've helped us open more than 135 gardens and parklands

Which places are open and what you need to know before you visit 

More than 135 gardens and parks are now open through advance booking, as well as hundreds of coast and countryside places. A number of houses are also open in England and Northern Ireland. Read this article to find out what's open and what to expect from your visit.

Walking in heathland hills

Wild places to get away from it all 

Everyone needs nature and the calm it brings. We’ve picked some of our favourite wild places where you can get away from it all. Explore rugged moorland lit up with the haze of purple heather, listen to the sounds of gentle lapping water on a trip to the coast or breathe in the rolling views after a rugged hill walk.

A girl making seed bombs

Things to do at home and in the garden 

Get some inspiration for activities to do on your own or with family. You won't be short of things to do at home.

A gardener working in the autumn at Dyffryn Gardens

Gardeners' tips 

During the Covid-19 lock-down period, we'll be bringing our garden to yours with the help of our members questions and answers from our experts.

A Family in the woods bug spotting

For families 

Find lots of inspiration for activities to do as a family. If you're out and about why not take a wildflower spotters' guide or tick off a few '50 things' activities? Staying at home? There's fun creative crafts and tasty family-friendly bakes to try.

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