Important notice -

To avoid disappointment please book your visit to Nymans in advance, especially at weekends. We cannot guarantee admission without a booking.

A garden lovers' home for all seasons, with an extensive yet intimate garden set around a romantic house and ruins.

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Please book ahead before visiting 

The gardens and woodland at Nymans have now re-opened. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. However where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking may not always be necessary. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Nymans (23 Nov - 29 Nov)

Sat 28 Nov 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Nymans.

Timed entry to Nymans (30 Nov - 6 Dec)

Mon 30 Nov 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Nymans.

Things to see and do

Our winter highlights



Woman holding takeaway hot drink

Eating at Nymans

The café will be open for take away service only with hot and cold drinks, scones and bakes, crisps and confectionery and hot snacks, like sausage rolls & pasties. We have a selection of freshly made sandwiches daily. No seating is available under current restrictions & the horsebox and kiosk will be closed.



View across the Forecourt Garden from the Dovecote

How Nymans house was built 

The medieval style manor is not as old as it seems. Before the Messel family bought Nymans it was a plain Regency style house, built around 1839 by George Harrington.


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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Nymans on the National Trust Collections website