Visitor Facilities

Car park

Open to the public during visiting hours.


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 everyday from 10am – 4pm except Mondays
All-new and improved café open everyday except Mondays- more information here

Gifts & Cards

Greetings cards are available for purchase during opening times.


Gate House

Open everyday from 10 am – 4pm from 1st February until 20th December 2020. For more information on Admission prices, please visit Opening Times and Prices.
If you have children, be sure to ask about our 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.



  • Animals – only dogs are permitted within the garden, and they must be on leads at all times
  • Bicycles & Vehicles – no cycling or riding is permitted
  • Radios & Sound Systems – not permitted
  • All activities resulting in damage to plants are banned
  • Fireworks by arrangement


  • Picnics are welcome

Special permissions

If you’re interested in conducting a professional photography or filming session in the garden, you are required to sign an agreement. For more information, please contact us.

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