Opening Hours

Open 7 days a week

1st April - 30th September 10am-6pm

1st October - 31st March    10am-4pm

* The Garden will close to the public at 2pm on Tuesday 24th December and will re-open at 10am on Friday 24th January. This allows the Garden team to complete necessary maintenance tasks *

Please note that the Tea Room closes 30mins before the Garden.

During extreme weather we may have to close the Garden for safety reasons - please check the facebook page before you travel.

Entry Charges

Standard (with Gift Aid*)  Without Gift Aid
Adult £6.00 £5.45
Concession (60+) £5.50 £5.00
Under 18 FREE FREE
Students (with valid ID) FREE FREE

Tropical Butterfly Experience (April - September)

Special exhibit charges are additional to normal garden entry and charged for all aged 3 and over

Standard (with Gift Aid*) Without Gift Aid
All visitors £3.25 £2.95

All visitors to the Butterfly House must purchase a timed ticket at the Ticket Office to gain entry. Visitors will only be permitted into the Butterfly House at the start of their timed entry, however once inside are welcome to remain inside for as long as they wish.

*Most guests who are UK tax payers choose to add a 10% charitable donation to the Trust that maintains the Garden for future generations. For an adult entry this 50p is then increased to £1.50 by the UK government.

Additional Information

Garden Memberships and Butterfly House Season Passes can be purchased at the Ticket Office.

Children must be accompanied at all times by a responsible adult.

We do not allow dogs into the garden except assistance dogs.

If you would like further information please email [email protected]