Virtual garden visits

During the lockdowns of 2020/21 our ever resourceful garden owners created films of their gardens so we could keep the garden gates open online. Below you will find over 190 gardens to visit virtually, which we will continue to add to so that whatever the time of year you can go on a virtual garden visit.  And, if you enjoy the films please consider supporting  Help Support our Nurses with a donation.



Designers' Gardens

Go on a virtual visit to gardens designed by the most distinguished current designers – two of which are their own.

VIP Supporters

Get an exclusive look at the garden Alan Titchmarsh has cultivated, view a message of support from our President, Mary Berry, and our patron HRH Prince of Wales, and view the childhood garden of Miranda Hart

Gardens in Wales

Set within the diverse Welsh landscape, these glorious gardens often include stunning countryside views and imaginative planting.

Group Gardens

From seaside villages to historic hillsides, our portfolio of group gardens showcases the power of communities coming together.


Historic Gardens

Take a virtual visit to these historic gardens, and walk in the footsteps of Jane Austen, or visit the childhood home of Anne Boleyn.

Plantsmen & Plantswomen's Paradises

The National Garden Scheme has long been loved for its rich and diverse portfolio of gardens that represent a true passion for gardening. This collection of gardens typifies this passion.

Small or Surburban Gardens

There is plenty of inspiration to be found within these small or suburban gardens, where our Garden Owners have used their knowledge and wit to create some of the most outstanding gardens within the scheme.


With transformations spanning decades, prepare to be inspired by these gardener’s untiring passion to create the garden of their dreams…

Tulips & more

From formal structures to meadow style planting, there is a tulip garden for every taste in this collection of virtual garden visits.

Urban Retreats

These urban gardens exemplify what can be achieved in the most surprising of places.

Gardens & Health

Our Gardens and Health gardens raise awareness of the physical and mental health benefits of gardens and gardening.


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