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Senior Gardener Blossom Tour at Dyffryn Gardens

Take a free tour of the gardens and the Heritage Orchard with Senior Gardener and Head Arborist, Rory Ambrose.

  • Booking advisable
  • Admission applies

Take in some of the Arboretum, Gardens and Heritage Orchard, being guided by our Senior Gardener and Arborist, Rory to the best blooms of the blossom season. Find out in-depth information about the trees and plants you come across, including how they all fit in with our biodiversity and restoration work.

You can pre-book your free place or turn up on the day (we recommend pre-booking to avoid disappointment, there are 20 places on each tour). Tours will be around 45 minutes long, maximum one hour. Please note that these tours will take in several areas of site – there will be regular stops but be prepared to be on the move.

These tours are free of charge but normal admission applies. If you are a National Trust member admission to the gardens is free. If you enjoy the tour, please feel free to give a donation towards our restoration and biodiversity efforts.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
All Senior Gardener Tour£0.00
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The basics

Suitability

This tour is designed for adults but we welcome older children/teenagers too.

Meeting point

Meet at the Welcome Centre.

What to bring and wear

Dress for the weather and wear good shoes for walking.

Accessibility

The route can be adapted to the group's needs but the nature of the Arboretum and Heritage Orchard means they are not always easily accessible to those using wheelchairs, pushchairs or mobility scooters.

Contact info

Dyffryn Gardens

Upcoming events

Event

Blossom Photography at Dyffryn Gardens 

Pick up some top tips on taking the best photos of blossom on a spring stroll around Dyffryn.

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on
22 Apr to 31 May 2024
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10:00 to 17:00
+ 39 other dates or times
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Festival of Blossom at Dyffryn Gardens 

The Festival of Blossom is an annual National Trust moment to help people connect with the beauty and meaning of blossom through activities and the seasonal highlights found at Dyffryn Gardens.

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22 Apr to 31 May 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 39 other dates or times
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Blossom Watch Walk at Dyffryn Gardens 

Celebrate the coming of spring with this self-led exploration around all of Dyffryn's seasonal highlights

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on
22 Apr to 31 May 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 39 other dates or times
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Blossom Photography Workshop at Dyffryn Gardens 

Join local professional photographer, Glyn Evans for a photography workshop around Dyffryn Gardens and get some top tips for photographing blossom and nature with your camera or device.

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25 Apr 2024
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10:30 to 12:30
+ 1 other date or time