Hare Hill

A tranquil wooded garden, surrounded by historic parkland, with a delightful walled garden at its heart.

Hare Hill

Things to see and do

Hare Hill wooded garden

Something for everyone 

Explore the wooded garden, enjoy a picnic and feel at one with nature

Hare Hill walled garden in summer

The walled garden 

Our walled garden is a haven of tranquillity and history

Hare Hill Tai Chi 1

Improve your health  

Exercise mind and body with Tai Chi

Upcoming events

Wind in the Willows trail

Sun 18 Aug 2019
Follow the adventures of Ratty, Mole, Toad and Badger this summer at Hare Hill. 111 years ago, twin brothers Charles and Patrick Brocklehurst might have re-enacted the tales as they played in their gardens at Hare Hill, and we’re inviting you to...

Tai Chi in the Walled Garden

Thu 22 Aug 2019
Join a Tai Chi class in the tranquil setting of the walled garden

The Comedy of Errors

Fri 30 Aug 2019
Folky Theatre present Shakespeare's classic tale of mistaken identities.

Walk with the Experts - September

Mon 23 Sep 2019
Enjoy an informative seasonal tour of Hare Hill with one of our gardeners, rangers or historians

Autumn Bird Walk

Wed 23 Oct 2019
Would you like help identifying a nuthatch from a tree creeper?

Autumn Nature Trail

Sat 26 Oct 2019
Celebrate Autumn with out interactive nature trail
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Our work

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Hare Hill horse summer

The story of Hare Hill 

The history of Hare Hill, from the late 18th century to the present day

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Get involved

Hare Hill volunteer in visitor centre

Become a Visitor Welcome Volunteer 

Do you have some time to spare? Join our friendly team in the Visitor Centre

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Eating and shopping

Hare Hill plants

Indulge yourself 

Plants, books and so much more

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Bee on a flower in the garden

The birds and the bees 

The garden is buzzing with honey bees

A damsel fly resting on a blade of common read

The ponds 

Explore our ponds