Gardens & parks

We have more than 200 wonderful gardens to explore and enjoy. Beautiful flower gardens, impressive landscape parks and space for you and your family to relax

Snowdrops at Stourhead, Wiltshire
A close up view of a clump of snowdrops in February

Top spots for snowdrops 

A cheerful sight on a woodland walk, riverside ramble or garden stroll, snowdrops are a welcome sign that spring will soon be on its way. Find out where you can spot snowdrops near you.

For young explorers

Head Gardener Chris hedge cutting at Dyffryn

Behind the scenes at our gardens: looking after Dyffryn in the New Year 

What does it take to care for a world-famous historic garden visited by thousands every year? We're going back behind the scenes at Dyffryn in Wales to discover what the gardeners get up to in the early months of the new year.

Staff and volunteers gardening at a National Trust property

Top 10 tips to prepare your garden for winter 

Want to find out how best to prepare your garden for the winter months? Find out with our ten top tips.

Colourful summer borders in the gardens at Nymans, West Sussex

Our most famous gardens 

We care for hundreds of amazing gardens, but these are the jewels in our crown. Find out why they're so well known.

Gardens near you

Discover more of our gardens when you find a place to visit

Alan Power recording the podcast at Stourhead

Listen to our gardens podcast 

Our new series of garden stories podcasts will take listeners to three of our beautiful heritage gardens to meet the gardeners, volunteers and visitors who help to look after these special places.

The house and garden at Tintinhull

Five of our most wildlife-friendly gardens 

The way we garden plays a key roll in encouraging wildlife. Here are five places where we are doing our bit for nature.

Gardener's tips

Caring for more than 200 gardens has taught us a thing or two, so here our gardeners share some of their tips for a blooming garden

Garden conservation

Find out more about the work that goes on behind the scenes by our talented garden teams to restore and conserve the gardens you love to visit

Online shop

Find out more about our gardens or further your gardening knowledge with one of our books