Our Gardens are Open

From 29 March the English government’s ‘stay at home’ regulation is relaxed so our gardens are more accessible. The guideline is to keep travel to a minimum. Gardens in Wales remain closed. For all gardens in England opening for Easter and up to 11 April click here. Please click here for our updated full Coronavirus statement and timetable for gardens opening.

Discover our gardens opening this year

Start planning your garden visits for 2021. With over 3,600 gardens opening for us there is an amazing selection from extensive country gardens and small, ingenious plots as well as allotments, community gardens and many others. The variety on offer really helps to advance our goal of opening the most diverse range of quality gardens for you to visit and enjoy.

Online Talks: Heritage Collection

Be transported to some of the most beautiful gardens that open for the National Garden Scheme with our programme of online talks and hear behind the scenes information from the garden owners themselves.

Special Garden Events

We are delighted to launch our programme of 2021 special events. These are a small number of gardens where the open day events are for small groups only and offer something extra such a talk by the head gardener, special refreshments or privileged access. Book your tickets now!

Watch a Virtual Garden Visit

Enjoy a virtual garden visit over the winter months. There are over 180 gardens to choose from, so gain inspiration from the comfort of your own home.

The National Garden Scheme is the largest funder of Hospice UK’s work and we are incredibly grateful to the garden owners, volunteers and visitors who continue to support hospice care during this crisis, with creativity, innovation and a great passion for the nation’s wellbeing. Thank you all!
Tracey Bleakley, CEO, Hospice UK

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