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Munstead Wood

An Arts and Crafts fusion of architectural and garden design and home to one of the World’s most influential gardeners – Gertrude Jekyll.

Arched wooden door in a stone wall opened onto a view of a sunlit lawn. The wall is covered with climbing roses with more plants and flowers growing in front of the wall

Important notice

Munstead Wood will remain closed while we work on plans to renovate and restore the property. Keep checking back here for progress of this important project.

Planning your visit

Whilst we plan for Munstead Wood's future we would invite you to learn more about why it's so special and the work we need to do here.

Aerial view showing a large roofscape with many ornate brick chimneys of differing heights.

What next for Munstead Wood? 

We saved Munstead Wood for the nation in April 2023. In our first year of looking after the house and garden we’ve been working to understand what we have while developing our plans for the future. Read our article to find out more about the project and what’s coming next .

Red , lilac and purple flowers are shown in  a shady dense flower bed.

Meet the Head Gardener at Munstead Wood 

Watch our video with Annabel, Head Gardener for an introduction to Munstead Wood, as she explains why it’s so special and the work we need to do before we can open.

A view of the main flower border at Munstead Wood. Red and yellow flowers grow in front of climbing plants on a stone wall, overshadowed by trees in the background

Donate to Munstead Wood

Please consider making a donation today, to support our work at Gertrude Jekyll's Munstead Wood, where gardening changed for ever.