Down House

Down House (Home of Charles Darwin) 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 447 gardens.

A great source of inspiration to Charles Darwin, this garden has been restored to look much as it did in his day. You can visit the greenhouse where he studied plant growth, explore his experimental beds in the kitchen garden, and walk in Darwin’s footsteps along his ‘thinking path’.

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Using your 2-for-1 card at Down House (Home of Charles Darwin)

  • One free entry with one full-paying adult
  • Single visitor discount: 25%
  • Card valid for the whole property. Card not valid on event days or in school hols – phone or see website for details
  • 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 1 Apr-3 Nov, daily, 10am-6pm (5pm in Oct Nov); rest of year Sat & Sun (plus additional dates – see website), 10am-4pm

Entry prices:

Adults £14, seniors £12.60, children (5-15) £8.40

Facilities:

Parking spaces
Public transport
Access for disabled (partial)
Toilets
Shop
Plants / produce for sale
Light refreshment

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Luxted Road, Downe, Kent, BR6 7JT – Directions