Summer at Wakehurst Bring the family to enjoy the grounds and activities at Wakehurst this summer
Experience nature The Loder Valley Nature Reserve boasts diverse animal and plant life, bird hides, woodland, wetland and meadowland
Situated in West Sussex and set in 465 acres of country estate, Wakehurst boasts ornamental gardens, temperate woodlands, a nature reserve and an Elizabethan mansion.
Surround yourself in the natural beauty of the area, join a walking tour, take afternoon tea, or learn about the essential conservation work of Kew's Millennium Seed Bank. With a natural play area for the children, there is something to keep everyone entertained.
For opening times and details of how to find us, please see the 'Plan your visit' page.
There is always plenty to see at Wakehurst, from the blossom and blooms of the formal gardens to the diverse animal and plant life of the Loder Valley Nature Reserve. Visit the Attractions page for the full list of all there is to see and do, or take a look below for upcoming events.
Eat and drink
Stop for a bite to eat in the Seed Café with its panoramic views and open-air terrace, or visit The Stables, a licenced self-service family restaurant, where you can enjoy lunch or afternoon tea.
Wakehurst for kids
An action-packed guide to children's activities at Wakehurst.
Don't miss this collection of stunning wildlife photographs.
Free entry and parking at Wakehurst.
Tea towel and bag with designs by Holly Francesca.