Sissinghurst Castle Garden

Important notice -

To avoid disappointment please book your visit in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. If you do not book, we cannot guarantee admission. Check What’s On for latest information and to book.

Historic, poetic, iconic; a refuge dedicated to beauty. Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson fell in love with Sissinghurst Castle and created a world renowned garden.

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Sissinghurst Castle Garden

What's on

Please book ahead before visiting

The garden, restaurant, shop and takeaway café at Sissinghurst Castle Garden are open. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. You’ll need to book your tickets by 3.00pm the day before your visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing tickets every Friday. Please note the booking is for entry into the garden and you should head straight there on arrival. 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.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Sissinghurst Castle Garden (26 Oct - 1 Nov)

Thu 29 Oct 2020
10:30-11:00
Book your timed entry to visit Sissinghurst Castle Garden.

Explore inside

Sissinghurst in Autumn

What to expect from your visit 

The garden, restaurant, shop and takeaway café at Sissinghurst Castle Garden are open. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing.

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

Eating and shopping

Woman holding takeaway hot drink

What refreshments are available?

Our Granary restaurant is open daily serving a range of hot and cold drinks, snacks, sandwiches, salads, hot food and ice-cream. We’ve introduced new safety measures including reduced seating both indoors and outdoors areas, screens at our till and collection points, and waymarked routes. Please comply with social distancing measures and ensure you are wearing a mask when visiting the servery. Please note we can only accept card payment at this time. We look forward to welcoming you back and know that you’ll support us to make this a safe experience for everyone.

2020 retail products

Stop off at our shop

Our shop has now re-opened. In line with government guidance visitors will be required to wear a face covering from 24 July. Please bring one along with you. We've also introduced social distancing measures and changes to payment, which will be via card only. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after Sissinghurst for everyone, for ever.

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

History

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

Our work

Our work

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

Art and collections

Our collections

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