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Visitors walking in bluebell woodland at Hatchlands Park, Surrey
Visitors walking in bluebell woodland at Hatchlands Park | © National Trust Images/Chris Lacey

Best places to see bluebells

Seeing bluebells carpeting a woodland floor or scattered along a grassy verge is a highlight of any walk. Discover some of the top places to see bluebells.

A child in a dress and hat walking through bluebells at Wentworth Castle Gardens, South Yorkshire

Enjoy the arrival of bluebells

The appearance of bluebells is one of the most exciting signs that spring is on its way. We care for many places where bluebells are common and some have featured in ancient grassland for generations. You can see bluebells on the historic estates in our care or visit shady woodland to look out across a carpet of blue. Find walks of varying lengths, bluebell viewing spots and special events that celebrate the return of the wildflowers each year.

Find bluebells near you