Barnsdale Gardens

Barnsdale Gardens 2-for-1 entry

Get one free entry with one full-paying adult, with your Gardeners’ World Magazine 2-for-1 entry card. Valid at 360 gardens.

Brimming with inspiration, variety and beauty, Barnsdale is the former – and iconic – home of Gardeners’ World. Initially created by much-loved presenter Geoff Hamilton, these eco-friendly, organic, peat-free gardens now offer 38 individually designed areas full of choice plants and creative ideas. There are original and new gardens to explore, including a wildlife garden, reclaimed garden, winter border, and much more.

Important update

Due to ongoing rule changes in response to the coronavirus pandemic, public gardens may experience unforeseen restrictions and opening hours. To avoid disappointment we advise you contact gardens directly before visiting. Please see the individual garden’s website. If you can’t find the information you require, please call the garden directly. You’ll find website links and telephone numbers on the individual garden pages in this online directory

Some gardens require you to pre-book your tickets before visiting the garden. If this applies to a garden you’re planning to visit, please ensure you take your 2-for-1 Card with you to validate your booking.

Thank you.


Using your 2-for-1 card at Barnsdale Gardens

  • One free entry with one full-paying adult
  • Card not valid on Sat, Sun or bank hols
  • Before setting off check the garden’s website or call direct, as opening details can vary and one-off restrictions may apply

Opening details:

Open all year, daily, 9am-5pm (10am-4pm Nov-Mar)

Entry prices:

Adults & seniors £11, children (5-15) £7. No booking – walk-up only


Parking spaces
Public transport
Access for disabled (full)
Plants / produce for sale
Light refreshment
Hot food

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Exton, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 8AH – Directions