First laid out in 1586, this garden has been kept true to its original design. It comprises a series of garden rooms, divided by yew hedges and each with its own style and colour. The many highlights include a magnolia garden, peony border, Italian garden planted with more than 12,500 tulips, a double herbaceous border, reflective pools and summer colour.
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.
Using your 2-for-1 card at Penshurst Place Gardens
- One free entry with one full-paying adult
- Before setting off check the garden’s website or call direct, as opening details can vary and one-off restrictions may apply
- Purchase 1 garden only adult ticket and 1 Gardeners' World ticket online. Ensure you take your 2-for-1 Card on arrival to validate your booking
Open 27 Mar-31 Oct, daily, 10am-5pm - see website for seasonal changes
Adults & seniors £11, children (5-15) £6.50, under-5s free (up to 2 per paying adult – any more £2.50 each). Booking essential – see website