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

A winter's day at Scotney Castle, Kent

Our top winter gardens 

Winter is here, but that doesn't mean that you can't still enjoy exploring gardens. We've got plenty of special places where you can find bright pops of colour from berries and flowers, or see textured grasses and frosted seed heads. Where will you discover first?

Flower count family

Where to see snowdrops 

A cheerful sight on a woodland walk or garden stroll, snowdrops are a welcome sign that spring will soon be on its way. Find out where you can spot snowdrops and how to grow them in your own garden.

Gardens and parks near you

From walled gardens to landscaped lawns, gardens designed by big names to acres of parkland, we've more than 500 years of history for you to explore.

National Trust Vegetable Curry

Cosy tea-rooms and cafés 

After a bracing walk around a winter garden, come in from the cold and treat yourself to a warming soup or the perfect scone. Whether you want to recharge with a cuppa or enjoy lunch with a view, our tea-rooms and cafés have got it covered.

A waterfall in winter surrounded by trees

Podcast episodes on gardens 

Delve into a world of tropical paradises and tranquil lakes as you explore episodes from the National Trust Podcast that explore our gardens. We'll shed light on the visionaries who designed these spectacular landscapes, and find out what it takes to care for them today.

Gardens through the ages

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

Gardener's tips

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