Trengwainton Garden

Important notice -

The garden and shop at Trengwainton are open. On weekday afternoons you don’t need to pre-book your visit. At busier times, like weekends, weekday mornings and school holidays, booking is recommended to guarantee entry.

Sheltered garden bursting with exotic trees and shrubs

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Trengwainton Garden

What's on 

Please book ahead before visiting 

The garden at Trengwainton is open and you’ll need to book your tickets by 3pm the day before you visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We’ll be releasing tickets every Friday. If you’re hoping to take part in our Easter trails, you need to pre-book your admission ticket, but Easter trails can only be purchased on the day (£3 per trail).

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Trengwainton Garden (17 May - 23 May)

Tue 18 May 2021
10:00-16:00
Book your timed entry to visit Trengwainton Garden.
Fallen camellia flowers on sticks in the ground

Trengwainton's May half-term family fun 

Make fallen flower kebabs and create some wild art this May half term

Trengwainton Garden

Things to see and do

Close up of pale yellow Rhododendron macabeanum at Trengwainton Garden in Cornwall

Spring blossom at Trengwainton Garden 

The flower blossoms are popping out all over the garden and are ready to put a spring in your step.

The Silent Space sign at the Terrace, Trengwainton

Silent Spaces 

We're delighted to partner with the national Silent Space charity by setting aside an area of the garden for quiet contemplation.

Trengwainton Garden

Eating and shopping

The shop at Trengwainton Garden, Cornwall

The shop at Trengwainton

Our shop is now open. For the safety of staff and visitors, social distancing measures are in place including the wearing of face masks (unless exempt). It is through your purchases that we're able to continue looking after Trengwainton for everyone, for ever.

Child drinking tea

The tea-room at Trengwainton

Trengwainton's tea-room is currently closed for refurbishment. We look forward to welcoming you back later in the year and introducing you to the new National Trust team.

Trengwainton Garden

Our work

Trengwainton Garden

History

Overview of the Walled Kitchen Garden at Trengwainton, Cornwall

Sir Rose Price, Trengwainton and Jamaica 

Before Trengwainton came into the ownership of the Bolitho family in 1867, it was owned by Rose Price, a Cornish magistrate and descendant of a Cornish-Jamaican plantation-owning family. Learn more about the early history of Trengwainton and the owner responsible for its transformation from a modest farmhouse to a landed estate.