Spring gardens in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire

Spring is the ideal time of year to discover all the different gardens to be found at National Trust places across Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.

Family walking dogs

Which places are open and what you need to know before you visit 

We’ve opened more than 100 gardens and parks in England and Northern Ireland through advanced booking. From Monday 6 July, we’re gradually opening gardens and parklands in Wales. Tickets are released on Friday for the following week. More than 200 coast and countryside car parks are open across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. All National Trust houses remain closed for now. Read this article to find out what's open and what to expect from your visit.

White daffodils in front of the mansion

Hardwick's gardens welcome in the spring 

After the foggy mornings and dark evenings of winter, visitors can take in the fresh sights and scents of spring in the gardens at Hardwick.

The Pleasure Grounds at Clumber Park

Clumber Park is blooming 

With lighter evenings and longer days, springtime has arrived at Clumber Park.

A woodland carpet adorned with bluebells

Hay Wood at Longshaw becomes a riot of colour 

Take a moment to enjoy the the spring flowers in bloom at Longshaw.