Visitor Facilities

Car park

Open to the public during visiting hours on dry weather days.


Situated near the entrance and open during visiting hours.


Also aptly named ‘bus shelters’! These are spread throughout a variety of locations within the garden, for you to rest during your walk.


The Pavilion


Open every weekend until 28th May and during special events
We have a special café open during Snowdrop Days, with wonderful barista coffee, proper tea, and freshly made food provided by Open Air Foods.
After Snowdrop Days, our café returns to normal with standard coffee, tea, and a selection of hot and cold food. The food will also be prepared by Open Air Foods.

Gifts & Cards

Greetings cards are available for purchase during café opening times. Prices start from 50p

You’ll also find a mini information point and our visitor book at the back of the pavilion.


Gate House

Open during weekends until 31st May and during special events. Cash only. For more information on Admission prices, please visit Opening Times and Prices.
If you have children, be sure to ask about our free scavenger hunt!

Season tickets

Season tickets are available to purchase for £30 and include a year’s entry for one person. Available to purchase online here or when the Gate House is open.