Trengwainton Garden

Sheltered garden bursting with exotic trees and shrubs

Trengwainton Garden

Things to see and do

Summertime at Trengwainton

Trengwainton Garden

What's on 

Upcoming events

Summer of play

Thu 01 Sep 2016
Everyday throughout the summer there'll be opportunities for you to complete some more of your 50 things to do before you're 11¾, like make a mud pie or a trail with sticks, create some wild art or a grass trumpet.

Heritage Open Day

Sun 11 Sep 2016
Today you can enjoy free entry to this tranquil, wooded garden. There are rare plants from exotic lands, a walled kitchen garden built to the dimensions of Noah's Ark and wide sea views from the Terrace. Free guided tour at 11.30am

Pumpkin fun day

Sun 23 Oct 2016
No tricks, just treats! We've lots of pumpkin themed games and activities, including the ever-popular pumpkin carving (£2.50 per pumpkin). You can follow the pumpkin trail around the garden and also try some pumpkin dishes in the tea-room.

October half-term fun

Mon 24 Oct 2016
Come along to the bookshop and you can try apple bobbing or making toffee apples with Trengwainton-grown apples.

Spooky storytelling

Thu 27 Oct 2016
Tales of Trengwainton with a spooky twist, as told by Mark Harandon. Stories start on the hour (none at 1pm) in the bell tent in the orchard. Booking not needed, but it may be necessary to limit numbers for each session.

Lantern Walk

Fri 02 Dec 2016
Due to popular demand, the Lantern Walk will take place over two nights this year. The walled gardens will be lit with flaming torches and withy lanterns and Father Christmas will be in his grotto (£2.50 - booking essential).
Trengwainton Garden

Eating and shopping

The shop and tea-room

Secondhand bookshop and gallery

Trengwainton Garden

Our work

Replica Dig for Victory allotment at Trengwainton, Cornwall

Learn about our work 

Look out for Trengwainton Garden's WW2 Dig for Victory allotment, complete with a replica Anderson shelter.