Wakehurst's giant Christmas tree thought to be the country's largest living Christmas tree
Autumn at Wakehurst Bring the family to enjoy the grounds and activities at Wakehurst this autumn
Experience nature The Loder Valley Nature Reserve boasts diverse animal and plant life, bird hides, woodland, wetland and meadowland
Kew's garden in Sussex
Wakehurst Place is a National Trust site, managed by Kew Gardens. It is situated in West Sussex, set in 465 acres of country estate and boasts ornamental gardens, temperate woodlands, a nature reserve and an Elizabethan mansion.
Surround yourself in the natural beauty of the area, enjoy 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.
Don't miss our first Glow Wild festival of lights, where a trail of lanterns will turn Wakehurst into a winter wonderland.
Join one of our horticultural experts on a festive stroll around the garden, followed by warming soup. 9 December 2014.
Willow Christmas decorations workshop
Learn how to make your own unique Christmas decorations from locally grown willow.
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.