Glendurgan Garden

View of Durgan Village and its beach backed by woodland

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

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Things to see and do

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What's on

Upcoming events

Come out and play trail

Sun 14 Aug 2022
This summer take part in activities around Glendurgan, supported by Sport England. Whether you’re finding your way in the maze or making a splash skimming stones on the beach we’ve got plenty of activities to help you create great memories together.


Sun 14 Aug 2022
Rockpooling on Durgan beach hosted by the Falmouth Marine Conservation Group. Event is free to all visitors.

Pond Dipping

Tue 30 Aug 2022
What critters can you find in our pond? Join our garden team for a pond dipping session down at the main pond from 1:30.

Silent Space at Glendurgan

Wed 07 Sep 2022
Enjoy the tranquillity of the orchard in our Silent Space in the garden. Explore the opportunities to reflect without interruptions of daily life!

Beach Clean

Sun 11 Sep 2022
Soak in fantastic views and fresh air whilst helping to keep our beautiful beaches along the Helford River clean.
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Our work

Conservation efforts help protect the spring wildflowers at Glendurgan

Garden conservation 

The garden team at Glendurgan are committed to looking after the Grade II listed garden entrusted in their care. Find out more about their work here.

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Best Days Out Cornwall 

We're proud to be part of an association of tourist attractions in Cornwall that, for over 40 years, has been working to provide the best attractions for families and visitors to Cornwall.

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Join or give

Volunteer walk and talk at Glendurgan

Volunteering at Glendurgan 

If you’re keen to be part of something amazing, the volunteer team at Glendurgan could be just the place for you.

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Experience more with National Trust membership 

Now more than ever, we all need access to nature, fresh air and open spaces. Become a member today and you can explore more than 500 places. What's more, your membership will go towards looking after nature, beauty and history for generations to come.

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We need your support 

Our natural world and places of historic beauty are at serious risk. Give today and together, we can help nature recover, bring people closer to it, and ensure our shared history continues to inspire us all. Thank you for your continued support.

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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.