Things to see in winter

Early spring is the time for swathes of seasonal flowers, and cheerful bird song around the garden.

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Winter and early spring is a wonderful time in the garden. The bare trees open views which are not possible with summer foliage. As the Dams Project continues, views over the empty lower lakes from the west path gives glimpses into our largest restoration project yet.

View of Palladian Bridge through winter trees
View of Palladian Bridge through winter trees
View of Palladian Bridge through winter trees

The garden is surprisingly green throughout the winter, with glossy green laurels, and other evergreen trees and shrubs, then as spring comes around the flowers begin the spring up, and with wild garlic leaves start to carpet the ground..

Prior Park is home to a wide variety of wildlife, protecting them throughout the work is essential.
A robin sat in the branch of a tree.
Prior Park is home to a wide variety of wildlife, protecting them throughout the work is essential.
Family exploring the garden in winter
Family exploring the garden in winter
Family exploring the garden in winter