Gardens

The South Of England and East Anglia offers a wide range of enchanting gardens to explore.

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Easter Egg Hunt

10/04/2020 @ Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden

Hunt for the colourful eggs that will lead you to a chocolate egge prize; also face painting and Easter crafts for children. £2.50 extra per child for Easter egg trail. (Every child gets an egg.) Garden entry charge, adult £7.50, concessions £6.95, child £3.95, under 4 free. Booking recommended

Spring Walk & Lunch with the Head Gardener

24/04/2020 @ Shuttleworth Swiss Garden

Seasonal highlights and a tour of the Swiss Garden with our Head Gardener, who will share the garden’s story and explain how it is cared for today. Enjoy lunch in the lovely Garden Room afterwards, with an opportunity to chat informally to senior members of the garden team, who can answer questions about what you’ve […]

Walled Garden Tour

01/05/2020 @ Holkham Hall

Join one of our garden guide on a 60-90 minute tour of the 6 six acre walled garden. Hear about the history of the garden and its buildings, how it has changed over time and our plans for the future. Get a behind the scenes glimpse at building conservation in action as well as expert […]

Tai Chi in the Swiss Garden

07/05/2020 @ Shuttleworth Swiss Garden

Tai Chi is recognised as a wonderful soft exercise and calming meditative movement. These exercises connect with traditional Chinese ideas about the natural development of Chi, leading to a quietly energised state of relaxation. It is excellent for people of all ages as it improves posture, balance and health.   This event will be held […]

Holkham Private Garden Tour

10/05/2020 @ Holkham Hall

A wonderful opportunity to join one of our knowledgeable gardeners in Spring, Summer or Autumn to view the private gardens at Holkham Hall, which are normally closed to the public. See how the gardens change throughout the seasons, from the spectacular arboretum with its many unusual and rare specimen trees to the intricate patterns of […]

Talk: A History of the Rose, with Cultivation and Selection

15/05/2020 @ Shuttleworth Swiss Garden

This talk includes tips on selection and cultivation of the rose, as well as giving information on the Historic Roses Group. After the talk, you will have free access to the Swiss Garden to explore at your leisure.   Light refreshments will be provided.   £30 per person.

Swiss Garden Photography Workshop

20/05/2020 @ Shuttleworth Swiss Garden

Shuttleworth is pleased to once again be running a photography training workshop in the stunning surroundings of the Swiss Garden. Led by local and internationally published professional photographer, Darren Harbar. These workshops are perfectly designed to cater to those new and inexperienced photographers, as well as those who feel they just need a refresher or […]

Tai Chi in the Swiss Garden

21/05/2020 @ Shuttleworth Swiss Garden

Tai Chi is recognised as a wonderful soft exercise and calming meditative movement. These exercises connect with traditional Chinese ideas about the natural development of Chi, leading to a quietly energised state of relaxation. It is excellent for people of all ages as it improves posture, balance and health.   This event will be held […]

Open Garden, Art & Music Studios & teas in aid of East Anglia’s Children’s…

23/05/2020 – 25/05/2020 @ Suffolk

Free of charge visit our beautiful walled garden and wildlife meadow. Wildlife and woodland painter Sue Eaton’s oak framed garden studio is open with many examples of her work to view and buy. Lead guitarist and singer of Jurassic Rock, Tony Eaton’s music studio and guitar workshop are also open. Enjoy homemade cakes with freshly […]

Dersingham Open Gardens

24/05/2020 – 25/05/2020 @ Dersingham Village Centre

Dersingham Village will be show-casing some of our fabulous gardens again this year. Around 12 gardens will be throwing open their gates, some old favourites and some returnees, some large and some small, and all works in progress at some level, and as all gardeners know, every year is different. So, if you are a […]