Summer in the garden at Waddesdon

Summer sees the gardens at Waddesdon full of colour and intoxicating scent. It is the perfect time to visit to see this year's carpet bedding design, the rose garden in bloom, 3D bedding birds and our Tropical Mound.

What to see at this time of year

Video

Glimpse the gardens on film

Find out more about the gardens at Waddesdon Manor, first conceived by Ferdinand de Rothschild and extended by Alice de Rothschild.

Events in the garden this summer

Time to explore

The Aviary garden and statue at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

A garden for all seasons 

Our garden looks so different over the seasons. From the stark beauty of winter to the vibrant colours of summer, there's always something for you to enjoy whenever you decide to visit.

A group of volunteers stand in front of the Manor at Waddesdon

Become a garden volunteer

Do you love gardening? Have you ever thought about volunteering to help out in the garden at Waddesdon? We have over 300 volunteers who help us in all areas of the property and we welcome more.