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


What's on

Upcoming events

Garden Buggy Tour

Sun 28 Nov 2021
An accessible tour of the garden via buggy. Tours run daily at 11.15am and 1.15pm.

Dogs at Christmas

Sun 28 Nov 2021
Bring your dog with you to Nymans garden this Christmas and let them join in the festive fun.

Christmas wreath making workshops

Wed 01 Dec 2021
Add Christmas cheer and a seasonal welcome to your front door at this festive workshop held in partnership with Aspire Sussex.

Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail at Nymans: Sat 4 Dec - Mon 3 Jan

Sat 04 Dec 2021
This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Nymans on the Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail. Join in the fun with Percy and his animal friends and give nature a helping hand.

Nymans 'Christmas Spirit'

Sat 04 Dec 2021
Join us this Christmas and get into the festive spirit with our house and garden decorations.

Meet the real Percy the Park Keeper

Sun 26 Dec 2021
This Christmas, come and meet Percy the Park Keeper at Nymans.

Things to see and do

Christmas and the New Year at Nymans


Eating and shopping



A summer wedding in the Loggia at Nymans

Your wedding at Nymans  

Congratulations on your engagement and thank you for considering Nymans for your special day. Ceremonies at Nymans take place in the stunning Italianate Loggia set in the Sunk Garden. It's the perfect setting for a memorable, stylish and unique ceremony.



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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Our work



The borders at Nymans in summer

Groups at Nymans

We can help you make the most of a visit to Nymans and make sure that your group has a fantastic day out. We have so much to interest every member of your group.


Art and collections

Our collections

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