A family on the great lawn at Dyffryn Gardens, Vale of Glamorgan

Days out

Where do you want to go?

Visitor walking in the Orchard in May at Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire

Places to see blossom 

Take time to admire spring blossom, whether it's down your street, on a walk with family or friends or in a vibrant garden. You can also learn more about how these floral wonders support wildlife.

 Visitors at Dyffryn House and Gardens, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales

May half-term activities for all the family 

Get closer to nature and let your imagination run wild this May half-term. From nature trails to family theatre performances, you can discover a whole range of activities to entertain the family.

A Jubilee garden party

Celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee 

Join us in commemorating Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee this summer. Find an event near you, whip up some treats for a picnic or street party and find out how we're marking this historic occasion through tree planting.

Surprise view spring 2019 at Fountains Abbey

Famous historical gardens 

Victorian plant-collectors, arrays of blooms from across the world and Arts and Crafts masterpieces. Read the colourful stories of the most famous gardens we care for – you might discover your new favourite place.

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