See the last of the autumn colour in Cornwall

Cornwall is not only home to far stretching dramatic coastline and countryside, but also historic gardens. Across this ancient land are a number of gardens rooted in history which are currently full of fascinating plants showing off great colour in the autumn, a perfect time for a wander about to explore.

A couple walking on a path on an autumn day at Cotehele, Cornwall

Cotehele in autumn  

The garden and orchard at Cotehele make for an ideal autumn back drop for a day-time stroll. Don't forget to pop into the Barn Restaurant for a warming cup of tea or bowl of soup.

Lanhydrock Autumn avenue

Autumn highlights at Lanhydrock

Gold is the colour of autumn so why not come and see what we have to offer this season with autumn walks, invigorating bike rides and inspiring tours. Here are a few of our highlights.

Apples on the trees in the orchard

Discover the garden 

The garden surrounding National Trust house Godolphin in Cornwall is rich and diverse and a joy to visit anytime of year.

Vibrant autumn foliage frames the bridge to Carcaddon in Trelissick garden, Cornwall

Explore the garden

Autumn is the perfect time to take a stroll through the garden. The colourful canopies and the last of the hydrangeas still delight as the trees begin to shake off their golden leaves.