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

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.

Visitors sat outside the stable courtyard cafe in the covered area at Christmas, Saltram, Devon

Cosy tea-rooms and cafés 

After a bracing walk around a winter garden, come in from the cold and treat yourself to a mulled wine, home-made mince pie or even a Christmas lunch with all the trimmings.

A tour of the garden at Powis Castle and Garden, Powys, Wales

Gardening events 

If you love gardens, then why not come along to one of our garden events? We have tours, walks, workshops and courses on all aspects of gardening, from hedge laying to rhododendron rambling.

Night Run at Nostell, Wakefield.

Explore gardens and parks on a run under the stars

Going on a Night Run allows you to explore a new side to the places you love. Head out as the sun sets over beautiful parkland or run past medieval ruins illuminated by moonlight.

Snowdrops

Create a snowdrop carpet in your garden 

January and February can be gloomy, but seeing a swathe of snowdrops has to be one of the best ways to brighten up your day. Now you can create your own snowy display at home with the help of some top tips from our gardeners.

The Cottage Garden in April at Sissinghurst Castle Garden, Kent

Great women gardeners 

From wealthy socialites to horticultural pioneers, journey through the gardens of time and discover seven of history's most inspirational women gardeners.

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