Spring outdoors at Greys Court

View of daffodils and the estate grounds at Greys Court

The estate and gardens are finally coming to life as spring arrives at Greys Court. The spring bulbs are in full bloom, adding bright colour and warmth to spectacular views across the estate. From discovering what blooms you can spot in the garden, to taking in the wonderful views on the estate walk, don’t miss out on spring at Greys Court.

Spring on the estate walk

Discover the wider estate at Greys Court on the estate walk, with wonderful views across the rolling Chiltern Hills and find signs of spring, such as daffodils and wild flowers popping up along the route.

Under the Moon Bridge out on the estate there's a stream of spring colour flooding down onto the park.

Greys Court estate, Oxfordshire
Purple flowers in front of Moon Bridge
Greys Court estate, Oxfordshire

Be careful to stick to the main pathways and not trample through any areas where flowers are appearing, this helps to protect the flowers and to keep the scenery looking its best for other visitors.

Spring in the walled gardens

The gardens start looking full of life at this time of the year. We've planted a mix of spring bulbs throughout the estate so there will be plenty of blooms starting to show.

Please note that the Cherry Garden is currently closed due to a restoration project.

Bluebell watch

Bluebells normally start to appear around April, although there are many factors that will determine when they appear fully. We will be updating our social media pages with the bluebell's progress, so have a look before you visit us to see the bluebells at their best.

The Spinney Woods at Greys Court becomes home to a carpet of this beautiful flower, making for an impressive view when looking back on it from the estate walk.

Bluebells in woodland at Greys Court, Oxfordshire
Bluebells in woodland at Greys Court, Oxfordshire
Bluebells in woodland at Greys Court, Oxfordshire

To protect the bluebells, please could all visitors to the bluebell woods keep to the marked out path so this impressive sight can stay looking spectacular for years to come.

Upcoming events

Unwind Outside 23 July - 10 September

Thu 11 Aug 2022
10:00-16:00
Help your little ones unwind by connecting to nature and relaxing their bodies on our latest children's trail

Silent Space, Sundays 10am - 11.30am

Sun 14 Aug 2022
10:00-11:30
Enjoy some time of reflection in the Archbishop's Maze.

Silent Woodland Walks

Tue 16 Aug 2022
10:20-12:00
Come and enjoy a quiet meditative walk through the peaceful woodland at Greys Court, with guide Deborah Lewis.

'Relax Kids' at Greys Court

Wed 17 Aug 2022
10:30-11:30
This summer we’re partnering with Angela from Relax Kids to run mindfulness sessions within our wellbeing programme. With games, stretching and breathing exercises, the sessions will give children the tools to relax and refresh. Booking essential.