Winter walking at Standen

This winter there are plenty of walks through 100 acres of the original Standen estate, including ancient woods and frosty fields. Dogs are welcome on a lead. Please note normal admission applies to enter the property and car park.

Standen Winter Walking

Post Christmas Walks

Work off any festive over-indulgence with Boxing Day and New Year's Day strolls through the garden with our Head Gardener. Tuesday 26 December 2017 & Monday 1 January 2018, 12noon-1pm. Free, no booking required (normal admission applies).

Misty view of the reservoir from Standen
Walking trail

Short walk from Standen to Weir Wood Reservoir  

Explore historic woodland, flower meadows and ancient sandstone rock outcrops on this circular walk that takes in Weir Wood Reservoir.

Standen and the Bluebell Railway, West Sussex
Walking trail

Walk from Standen to Kingscote Bluebell Railway 

Walk to and from Kingscote Station and Bluebell Railway, where connecting steam trains can be taken to Sheffield Park or into the historic town of East Grinstead.

People walking on footpath in woods
Walking trail

Standen to East Grinstead and Steam Railway 

Explore old footpaths through bluebell woodlands, which provide a rural route to the centre of East Grinstead, that now links to the Bluebell Steam Railway.

A traditionally decorated Christmas tree at Standen House & Garden

Enjoy Christmas until 3 January at Standen 

Throughout the festive period and until 3 January 2018 you can enjoy Christmas at Standen. Take in the spectacular tree designed by Timorous Beasties in the courtyard before visiting the decorated house with all the enchantment of a Beale family Christmas through the decades.

Walk your dogs in the woods at Standen

Bringing the dog 

Bring your dog for a walk at Standen and explore woodland paths. Dogs are also welcome in the formal garden so you can explore more with your four-legged friend.