Glendurgan Garden

Stroll down through the peaceful, exotic and playful valley to a sheltered beach at the bottom.

Three children skim stones at Durgan beach at low tide

Family fun at Glendurgan 

The valley garden and the lovely beach at Durgan village are the perfect places to enjoy family adventures this summer.

Glendurgan Garden

What's on 

Upcoming events

Brilliant Bee Trail

Mon 20 Aug 2018
Find out all about these buzzing insects as you follow this summer holiday trail around the garden.

Beach Games on Durgan beach

Mon 20 Aug 2018
Have fun and get active with your family and friends down on the beach this summer

Meet Anna Maria Fox

Tue 04 Sep 2018
Step back in time and meet Quaker Anna Maria Fox, the niece of Alfred and Sarah Fox who began Glendurgan in the 1820s.

Keeping Glendurgan's maze forever puzzling

Thu 06 Sep 2018
Find out more about the important work involved in looking after this historic feature from one of the Glendurgan garden team

Heritage Open Day

Sat 15 Sep 2018
Come and enjoy a day at Glendurgan for free, exploring all the delights this beautiful valley garden has to offer.

Beach Cleans

Sun 30 Sep 2018
Soak in fantastic views and fresh air whilst helping to keep our beautiful beaches along the Helford River clean.
Glendurgan Garden

Eating and shopping

Glendurgan Garden

Our work

Glendurgan Garden


a group of three visitors tackle the challenge of the maze

Making a group visit to Glendurgan 

For groups with a range of interests, Glendurgan is a lovely place to visit to take in another part of Cornwall’s coast and story.

Glendurgan Garden

Places to stay

Riverfront houses at Durgan on the Helford River in Cornwall

Looking for somewhere to stay? 

From secluded cottages to grand manor houses, there are lots of lovely places to stay around the Helford River.