Woolbeding Gardens

Nestled in a quiet corner of West Sussex lies a true horticultural haven bursting with colourful planting, sensational views and a whole host of surprises.

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Things to see and do

Upcoming events

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Thu 19 Sep 2019
A masterpiece of colour, design and planting, this carefully cultivated garden awaits your discovery.

Gardeners' workshop - Shrub Care and Pruning

Fri 20 Sep 2019
Join our Head Gardener to discover hints and tips on caring for shrubs and how they enhance your garden.
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Group visit

Book your 2019 group visit to Woolbeding Gardens

Bring your group to our gardens and enjoy browsing the garden at your own pace, learn more about the horticulture by booking an introductory talk on this stunning garden set by the River Rother.

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Eating and shopping

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The mansion house at Woolbeding Gardens

A Garden of Design 

Woolbeding Estate was given to the National Trust in 1957, find out more about how Woolbeding was transformed into a garden of design.

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Our work

Contemporary glasshouse at Woolbeding Gardens

New contemporary glasshouse 

We’re supporting The Woolbeding Charity in the development of a new contemporary glasshouse and gardens. Designed by Heatherwick Studio, this striking ten-sided ‘kinetic’ glasshouse will offer visitors a chance to learn about the plants brought to Europe along the historic Silk Route.

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Get involved

Gardener pruning at Woolbeding Gardens

Volunteering at Woolbeding Gardens 

Interested in trying something new? You can support the National Trust, meet plenty of new people, learn new skills as well as gain and share valuable experience if you become a volunteer with us.