Stroll through spring gardens near you

From beds of vibrant daffodils to delicate blossom, gardens across the country are blooming with colour. Why not find a spring garden to visit near you? We've also got ideas about how to make your garden wildlife-friendly to help the creatures who love to make homes there.

Latest visiting update 

Our gardens, parks, cafés, shops and countryside locations are open. Many houses are also open to visit. Advance booking for visits helps us keep everyone safe and socially distanced. At quieter times such as weekdays, booking shouldn't be necessary, but to guarantee entry we recommend booking in advance, especially at weekends and bank holidays. Please check the property webpage before you visit and follow government guidance.

We’re working hard to keep our gardens looking their best. But with fewer staff and volunteers to help, things may look a little different on your visit. Please bear with us in these challenging times.

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Spring gardens near you

A group of women exploring a spring garden. Three are walking, one is using a motorised wheelchair.

Gardens are often one of the first places to show the changing of the seasons, and spring is no exception. March may still feel frosty, but outside you’ll find tender green shoots breaking through the earth. Before long blossom and blooms make an appearance, creating pockets of colour and fragrance that never fail to lift the spirits.

Here are some of the best gardens to visit in spring, so you can take a stroll to savour the sights of the season. Don't forget to read up on how to make your garden a great home for wildlife.

Spring blooms to look out for

Make your garden wildlife-friendly

From buzzing bees to chattering birds, wildlife can be found right on your doorstep. There's loads you can do for nature in your garden to make it a haven for all sorts of creatures. Find inspiration on how to help the bees, butterflies and hedgehogs who love to visit your garden, and make a promise for nature to create a home for wildlife. 

Want to know more about how you can help wildlife? Make a promise to nature