The Courts Garden

Important notice -

The garden at The Courts Garden is open. You will need to book your visit in advance. Check What’s On for the latest information and to book. You will be turned away if you arrive without a booking.

Delightful English country garden

The Courts Garden

What's on

Please book ahead before visiting 

The garden at The Courts Garden is open and you’ll need to book your tickets by 3pm 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 we’ll be turning people away who arrive and haven't booked. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to The Courts Garden (6 July - 12 July)

Sun 12 Jul 2020
11:00-11:30
Book your timed entry to visit The Courts Garden

Timed entry to The Courts Garden (13 July - 19 July)

Mon 13 Jul 2020
11:00-11:30
Book your timed entry to visit The Courts Garden
The Courts Garden

History

A display exlporing the history of the Courts Garden in Wiltshire

Digging deeper

The Orchard Room near the arboretum houses an exhibition about The Courts Garden exploring its fascinating history, its previous owners and the cloth mill that once stood here.

The Courts Garden

Our work

The scaffolding at The Courts, January 2020

Looking after The Courts 

In March 2020, important conservation work was completed on the roof of the historic house at The Courts Garden.

The Courts Garden

Eating

The house at The Courts Garden, Holt, surrounded by green trees and plants.

Feeling peckish?

The independently run Rose Garden tea-room at The Courts Garden has reopened and will initially be serving a limited range of takeaway hot and cold drinks and some light snacks from 11.30am to 5pm.

The Courts Garden

Art and collections

Temple Borders at The Courts Garden, Holt, Wiltshire

The Courts in verse by poet-in-residence John Bond 

As poet-in-residence at The Courts Garden from 2018 to 2019, John Bond has been busy writing poems inspired by the garden and its staff, volunteers and visitors throughout the year.