These Grade I listed gardens, which date from the late 19th century, are full of variety and interest. Formal elements include clipped topiary pyramids, fountains and pools, vistas, and borders enriched with tulips, fragrant roses and lilies. Beyond is a working kitchen garden that is being lovingly restored.
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 Athelhampton House & Gardens
- One free entry with one full-paying adult
- Single visitor discount: 50%
- Before setting off check the garden’s website or call direct, as opening details can vary and one-off restrictions may apply
- 2-for-1 tickets can only be purchase on site from reception
Open all year: 2 Apr-1 Nov, Sun-Fri, 10am-5pm; for rest of year, see website
Adults & seniors £10, under-16s £2; additional £4.50 per person to visit house. Booking may be required – see website