The Weir Garden

Escape to this spectacular riverside garden and be absorbed by natural beauty.

A little girl smiles, enjoying her day out

Plan your trip to The Weir Garden 

Find out everything you need to know before your visit to The Weir Garden from access to the garden to warming up with a hot drink. We want your visit to be the best possible so have a read through and if there's anything we can do to make your trip even more enjoyable then please don't hesitate to get in touch.

The walled garden at The Weir

The Weir Garden

What's on

A child hugging a tree

What's on at The Weir?  

It's important to make the most of the weekends in winter. The days are shorter and it's a bit chilly but the great outdoors is essential for good wellbeing and mental health. See what nature you can spot on a visit to the garden and discover how you can get involved in essential conservation.

Upcoming events

Classic Cakes Herefordshire

Sat 25 Jan 2020
10:30-15:30
Classic Cakes return to The Weir Garden with delicious home made cakes and sweet treats.

'Wake up Wildlife!' trail

Sat 15 Feb 2020
10:30-15:00
After a long winter, it's time to wake up the dormant wildlife at The Weir Garden.

Classic Cakes Herefordshire

Sat 21 Mar 2020
10:30-16:00
Classic Cakes return to The Weir Garden with delicious home made cakes and sweet treats.

Mother's Day Cream Tea in the garden

Sun 22 Mar 2020
11:00-15:00
Treat Mum to something sweet in the beautiful setting of The Weir Garden.

'Busy bee' trail

Sat 04 Apr 2020
10:30-16:00
There's so much to learn about the fascinating world of bumblebees. Grab a 'busy bee' trail and get exploring.

Cadburys 'The Wind in the Willows' trail

Fri 10 Apr 2020
10:30-16:00
Put on your thinking hat as you hunt for hidden clues in the garden.
The Weir Garden

Eating and shopping

Shelves filled with veg for sale at The Weir

Food and drink at The Weir Garden  

After being restored to its former glory in 2009, the walled garden grows seasonal fruit and vegetables for visitors to buy. Find out what produce is grown and sold at The Weir and discover more about our self-serve tea-tent in the riverside garden.

The Weir Garden

Get involved

A row of volunteers posing with their spades in the walled garden

Volunteering opportunities at The Weir 

Volunteering can be a very enriching experience and although we're not a huge garden there's always plenty of work to be done. If you'd be interested in helping us tend the garden, help fund raise or prepare for events, we'd love to invite you along to give volunteering a try.

The Weir Garden

Our work

A pair of feet in wellies pushing a garden fork into the ground

Our work at The Weir Garden  

The hard work and dedication of the staff and volunteers at The Weir has seen the garden restored to its former glory. Discover how this small team sympathetically restored the walled garden, after many decades of neglect, opening the door to invite the public in to visit this special space.

The Weir Garden

Wildlife

A close up of a kingfisher flying across the river

Wildlife at The Weir Garden  

Over seventy species have been recorded in the ten-acre garden so you're in with a good chance of seeing something special when you visit. From otters in the boathouse to rabbits scurrying over pathways, there's plenty to spot at The Weir Garden.

The Weir Garden

History

An old map of the garden showing both the New and Old Weir

Discover our story  

Find out who has lived at The Weir Garden and discover Time Team's fascinating discovery within the garden.

The Weir Garden

Places to stay

The exterior of The Triumphal Arch, Leominster, Herefordshire

Places to stay in Herefordshire 

Why not stay locally and visit some of the other National Trust properties in the area?