Prior Park Landscape Garden

Beautiful and intimate 18th-century landscape garden in Bath

Prior Park Landscape Garden

Things to see and do

Visiting this season

Family fun at Prior Park

Prior Park Landscape Garden

What's on 

Gardener mowing around the Palladian Bridge

Coming soon: 20 years of a landscape garden 

After almost 20 years as head gardener, Matthew Ward is leading one last guided tour, before hanging up his trowel, and heading off into a well deserved retirement

Upcoming events

Wild Garlic Month

Tue 25 Apr 2017
10:00-16:30
We're celebrating this aromatic and tasty plant for a whole month. Ramble through the woodland, pick some to take home and grab a recipe to try out.

Thursday Guided Tours

Thu 27 Apr 2017
11:30-12:30
Wander through historic Prior Park on this free and informative guided tour.

Family Forage and Pesto Making

Sun 30 Apr 2017
10:30-11:00
The garden will be full of wild garlic this spring. Why not bring the family along to forage, and make a tasty treat to take home

20 years of a landscape garden

Sun 21 May 2017
14:00-16:00
After almost 20 years at Prior Park, head gardener Matthew Ward is retiring. He is leading one last guided walk, to share stories and memories from his time here, finishing with a cream tea in the Tea Garden.

History hunters trail

Sat 27 May 2017
10:00-16:00
This spring half-term our family trail will explore the history of the garden

Father's day barbeque

Sun 18 Jun 2017
12:00-14:00
It wouldn't be father's day without a barbeque at Prior Park. If you're planning a visit, why not pop down for a hotdog and some family games by the bridge.
Prior Park Landscape Garden

Eating and shopping

Prior Park Landscape Garden

History

Prior Park Landscape Garden

Wildlife

Easter at Prior Park

Top tips for spotting wildlife 

These top wildlife spotting tips will help you get the most out of your visit to the garden.

Prior Park Landscape Garden

Get involved

A gardener feeding swans

Volunteering at Prior Park 

There is a wealth of volunteering opportunities at Prior Park, why not come and join our team?